Martha Washington chair

noun Mar·tha Wash·ing·ton chair \ ˈmärthəˈwä|shiŋtən- , -wȯ| \

Definition of Martha Washington chair

: a chair that has a high flat back, upholstery on seat and back, and open arms or none, is usually framed in mahogany, and was originally used in the later part of the 18th century

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Origin and Etymology of martha washington chair

after Martha Washington †1802 wife of George Washington


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