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Duncan Phyfe

[duhng-kuh n fahyf]
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adjective
  1. of, relating to, or resembling the furniture made by Duncan Phyfe, especially the earlier pieces in the Sheraton and Directoire styles.
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Phyfe

[fahyf]
noun
  1. Duncan,1768–1854, U.S. cabinetmaker, born in Scotland.
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Duncan Phyfe

Duncan Fife

noun
  1. (modifier) US carpentry of or in the manner of Duncan Phyfe, esp in that which followed the Sheraton and Directoire styles
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Phyfe

Fife

noun
  1. Duncan. ?1768–1854, US cabinet-maker, born in Scotland
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