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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. ‘The bureau à cylindre,’ or roll-top desk, supposed to have been invented by Prince Wenzel Anton von Kaunitz, minister of Maria Theresa to France about 1750, and frequently called by his name.

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