filing-cabinet love

Definitions

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  • n. Attributive form of filing cabinet

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Examples

  • Here to my hand are a shelf of books, thirteen piled volumes of diary, boxes bursting with record cards, a filing-cabinet of notes, letters, off prints from specialist journals, maps and newspaper cuttings.

    Commonplace: How am I to lose myself once again among the stones of Aran?

  • The Founders, of course, did not have information retrieval systems that were any more complicated than a logbook or filing-cabinet.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Diaz-Castaneda and the Possibility of Fourth Amendment Use Restrictions:

  • Graff leaned against the filing-cabinet, his hands in his pockets, and laughed.

    Babbit

  • There was very little in her tiny -office-cubicle besides the desk, the filing-cabinet and the black leather chair she sat in-but unlike humans, she and her associates didn't need much in the way of paper records.

    The Chrome Borne

  • There was very little in her tiny office-cubicle besides the desk, the filing-cabinet and the black leather chair she sat in-but unlike humans, she and her associates didn't need much in the way of paper records.

    Omnibus

  • The single three-drawer filing-cabinet served all their needs for storage, and all of one and a half drawers was taken up with reports on Fairgrove and the personnel there.

    Born To Run

  • The top filing-cabinet drawer was locked, but they all have that fatal flaw of a spring-loaded catch, and old Joe Bramah showed civilization the way round that in the 1880s, so I hardly paused.

    The Vatican Rip

  • Wexford would not have needed to keep it in better security than a locked filing-cabinet, for the chances of anyone seeing its significance in ordinary circumstances were millions to one against.

    In The Frame

  • Macklin was buried in a filing-cabinet and poked his head out and told me to sit down.

    The Mandarin Cypher

  • Rapidly he pulled out one filing-cabinet drawer after another.

    Tom Swift Jr And His Flying Lab

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