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rolltop desk

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noun roll·top desk \ˈrōl-ˈtäp-\

Definition of rolltop desk

  1. :  a writing desk with a sliding cover often of parallel slats fastened to a flexible backing



Illustration of rolltop desk

1887

First Known Use of rolltop desk

1887


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