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European-style fall-front cabinets – small writing desks that folded up into a portable box, the 16th-century version of a briefcase – became popular in Japan and elsewhere in the world.
Other furnishings are equally swish: mock-croc chairs, a slender marble writing desk, and a bathroom so lavishly mosaicked that Hadrian himself would approve.
His favorite spot to nap was only a few feet away under where Annette Baumgard’s writing desk used to be.
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WRITING DESK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of writing desk for English Language Learners
: a desk with a flat surface for writing on
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