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curule chair

noun
1.
(in ancient Rome) a folding seat with curved legs and no back, often ornamented with ivory, used only by certain high officials.
Origin of curule chair
1775-1785
1775-85
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curule chair

noun
1.
an upholstered folding seat with curved legs used by the highest civil officials of ancient Rome
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