from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A variant of escritoire.


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  • He went through all the papers in the -- ~scritoire.

    The Key to Rebecca

  • Thus the first mechanic, that invented a fine scritoire, produced pride in him, who became possest of it, by principles different from those, which made him proud of handsome chairs and tables.

    A Treatise of Human Nature


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