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- n. The side of an open fireplace or hearth in a home, traditionally thought of as a place for the old or unwell.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the space between the sides of the fireplace and the fire; hence, the fireside.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The corner of a fireplace, or the space between the fire and the sides of the fireplace; hence, the fireside, or a place near the fire.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a corner by a fireplace
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