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backrest

[bak-rest] /ˈbækˌrɛst/
noun
1.
a support used to rest one's back.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; back1 + rest1
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  • It is also split, so each part can be folded separately, and its backrest can be reclined.
  • The seatback angles back slightly, making it more comfortable than the bolt-upright backrest found in some other pickups.
  • Adjust the tilt angle so that the backrest touches your back.

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