bouchon

[ boo-shon; French boo-shawn ]
/ buˈʃɒn; French buˈʃɔ̃ /

noun, plural bou·chons [boo-shonz; French boo-shawn]. /buˈʃɒnz; French buˈʃɔ̃/. Furniture.

a supplementary, baize-covered top set in the center of a bouillotte table.

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Origin of bouchon

1880–85; <French: stopper, derivative of Old French bouche sheaf
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