backbar

[ bak-bahr ]
/ ˈbækˌbɑr /

noun

Shipbuilding. a short length of angle iron fitted over flanges of two angle irons butted together side by side to connect or reinforce them.
a construction of shelves and counter space behind a bar, used for storing bottles, glasses, etc.

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Origin of backbar

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