Duncan Phyfe

Duncan Phyfe

[duhng-kuhn fahyf]
noun
of, pertaining to, or resembling the furniture made by Duncan Phyfe, especially the earlier pieces in the Sheraton and Directoire styles.
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Phyfe

[fahyf]
noun
Duncan, 1768–1854, U.S. cabinetmaker, born in Scotland.
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Duncan Phyfe or Duncan Fife (ˈdʌŋkən ˌfaɪf)
 
n
(US) (modifier) carpentry of or in the manner of Duncan Phyfe, esp in that which followed the Sheraton and Directoire styles
 
Duncan Fife or Duncan Fife
 
n

Phyfe or Fife (faɪf)
 
n
Duncan. ?1768--1854, US cabinet-maker, born in Scotland
 
Fife or Fife
 
n

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