from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A trademark for a functional chair, originally of molded plywood, with seat and back pieces contoured to the human body.

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  • noun a chair designed by Charles Eames; originally made of molded plywood; seat and back shaped to fit the human body


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