Shaker furniture

noun

Definition of Shaker furniture

: wooden furniture made in the U.S. in the late 18th and early 19th centuries by the Shakers and characterized by simplicity and purity of design, sound construction, and complete practicality

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“Shaker furniture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Shaker%20furniture. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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