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cabinetwork

[kab-uh-nit-wurk] /ˈkæb ə nɪtˌwɜrk/
noun
1.
fine furniture or other woodwork, as cabinets, chests, shelves, etc.
Origin
1725-1735
1725-35, Americanism; cabinet + work
Related forms
cabinetworker, noun
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Examples from the web for cabinetwork
  • Finally, there is the benefit of separating the cost of cabinetwork from the construction cost of the house.
  • Nobody makes rugs or fine cabinetwork, or carves ladles out of whalebone.
  • All cabinetwork, including shelves and insides of drawers, shall be manufactured with plastic-laminate surfacing.
  • The elegant geometric simplicity of his designs also reflects his experience in interior cabinetwork.
  • All items were packed in elaborately decorated boxes that would be considered fine cabinetwork anywhere else.
British Dictionary definitions for cabinetwork

cabinetwork

/ˈkæbɪnɪtˌwɜːk/
noun
1.
the making of furniture, esp of fine quality
2.
an article made by a cabinet-maker
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