from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a table fitted or used for writing upon.
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- n. a desk used for writing
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My only solace lies in settling myselfbefore my writing table each evening and penning some more glimmering shards of prose for my novel.
Maudrayne locked it, then went to a writing table where an elaborately carved little casket stood, gleaming in the lone candleflame.
She had put her own stamp on the room, as much as possible, with a writing table ornately carved in triple-linked rings and a heavy chair that raised an inlaid ivory Flame of Tar Valon above her dark hair like a large snowy teardrop.