[ shev-rit, shev-ret ]
/ ˈʃɛv rɪt, ʃɛvˈrɛt /
a small English table of the 18th century, having an oblong top, one or two rows of drawers, and slender legs joined near the bottom by a shelf.
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Origin of cheveret
perhaps alteration of French chevaletchevalet
Words nearby cheveret
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