bed table
noun Date: 1811 1. an adjustable table used (as for eating or writing) by a person in bed 2. a small table beside a bed

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bed-table — bedˈ table noun A table for use by a person in bed • • • Main Entry: ↑bed …   Useful english dictionary

  • bed table — 1. an adjustable table or a tray with legs, designed to extend over or rest upon a bed. 2. See night table. [1805 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • bed table — 1. an adjustable table or a tray with legs, designed to extend over or rest upon a bed. 2. See night table. [1805 15] …   Useful english dictionary

  • transfer bed (table) — Смотри Шлеппер …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • bed-sitting room — n. bedsit, one room furnished apartment (bed, table and chairs) which has a cooking area, studio apartment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Table bed — Table Ta ble, n. [F., fr. L. tabula a board, tablet, a painting. Cf. {Tabular}, {Taffrail}, {Tavern}.] 1. A smooth, flat surface, like the side of a board; a thin, flat, smooth piece of anything; a slab. [1913 Webster] A bagnio paved with fair… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Table — Ta ble, n. [F., fr. L. tabula a board, tablet, a painting. Cf. {Tabular}, {Taffrail}, {Tavern}.] 1. A smooth, flat surface, like the side of a board; a thin, flat, smooth piece of anything; a slab. [1913 Webster] A bagnio paved with fair tables… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • table — Ta ble, n. [F., fr. L. tabula a board, tablet, a painting. Cf. {Tabular}, {Taffrail}, {Tavern}.] 1. A smooth, flat surface, like the side of a board; a thin, flat, smooth piece of anything; a slab. [1913 Webster] A bagnio paved with fair tables… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Table anvil — Table Ta ble, n. [F., fr. L. tabula a board, tablet, a painting. Cf. {Tabular}, {Taffrail}, {Tavern}.] 1. A smooth, flat surface, like the side of a board; a thin, flat, smooth piece of anything; a slab. [1913 Webster] A bagnio paved with fair… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Table base — Table Ta ble, n. [F., fr. L. tabula a board, tablet, a painting. Cf. {Tabular}, {Taffrail}, {Tavern}.] 1. A smooth, flat surface, like the side of a board; a thin, flat, smooth piece of anything; a slab. [1913 Webster] A bagnio paved with fair… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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