cheveret

[ shev-rit, shev-ret ]
/ ˈʃɛv rɪt, ʃɛvˈrɛt /

noun

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
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