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kneehole

[nee-hohl] /ˈniˌhoʊl/
noun
1.
an open space for the knees and legs, as under a desk.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; knee + hole
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Examples for kneehole
  • In credenza kneehole areas at the top of the modesty panel, a scalloped opening is provided.
  • kneehole credenzas feature a removable modesty panel for ease of access to wall receptacles.
  • Clutter and items that protrude from kneehole spaces can injure workers as they move down aisles.
British Dictionary definitions for kneehole

kneehole

/ˈniːˌhəʊl/
noun
1.
  1. a space for the knees, esp under a desk
  2. (as modifier) a kneehole desk
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