pier glass


noun

a tall mirror, often full-length, intended to be set between windows.

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Origin of pier glass

First recorded in 1695–1705
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pier glass

noun

a tall narrow mirror, usually one of a pair or set, designed to hang on the wall between windows, usually above a pier table
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