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Salem secretary

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noun U.S. Furniture.
  1. a tall cabinet having a recessed upper part fitted with drawers and shelves and a lower part with doors and a section falling or pulling out to serve as a writing surface.
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Origin of Salem secretary

after Salem, Mass.
Also called Salem desk.
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