Origin of bentwood
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As soon as Bentwood had regained his power of speech, he drank his coffee.
Bentwood snatched eagerly at the glass and drained it at a gulp.
Bentwood had a positive genius for the occult and underground.
The only one who seemed disposed to a mild course of policy was Bentwood.
As he clenched and drove his left home, Bentwood came heavily to the ground.
- wood bent in moulds after being heated by steaming, used mainly for furniture
- (as modifier)a bentwood chair
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