basset table

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noun

a card table of the early 18th century in England.

Nearby words

  1. basses-alpes,
  2. basses-pyrénées,
  3. basset,
  4. basset horn,
  5. basset hound,
  6. basseterre,
  7. bassinet,
  8. bassini's operation,
  9. bassist,
  10. bassly

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  • Why, when our sailors starve unpaid and gold enough lies on the basset-table of a Sunday night to feed the army?

    Heralds of Empire|Agnes C. Laut