refectory table


noun

a long, narrow table having a single stretcher between trestlelike supports at the ends.
a narrow dining table having extensible ends.

Nearby words

  1. refashion,
  2. refect,
  3. refection,
  4. refectorial,
  5. refectory,
  6. refel,
  7. refer,
  8. referee,
  9. reference,
  10. reference book

Origin of refectory table

First recorded in 1920–25

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British Dictionary definitions for refectory table

refectory table

noun

a long narrow dining table supported by two trestles joined by a stretcher or set into a base
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