Chippendale

[ chip-uhn-deyl ]
/ ˈtʃɪp ənˌdeɪl /

noun

Thomas, 1718?–79, English cabinetmaker and furniture designer.

adjective

of or in the style of Thomas Chippendale.

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British Dictionary definitions for Chippendale

Chippendale
/ (ˈtʃɪpənˌdeɪl) /

noun

Thomas. ?1718–79, English cabinet-maker and furniture designer

adjective

(of furniture) designed by, made by, or in the style of Thomas Chippendale, characterized by the use of Chinese and Gothic motifs, cabriole legs, and massive carving
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