a table supported upon a central shaft, or upon several shafts along its centerline, each resting upon a spreading foot or feet.
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby pedestal table
Origin of pedestal table
First recorded in 1935–40
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