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pool table

a billiard table with six pockets, on which pool is played.
Origin of pool table
1855-60 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He himself, mounted on the pool-table, was beating time with a broken cue for a choir of sweet singers.

    Harvard Stories Waldron Kintzing Post
  • For a moment the speakers fell silent, watching a shot on the pool-table, then one of them spoke with languid interest.

    When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry Charles Neville Buck
British Dictionary definitions for pool-table

pool table

a billiard table on which pool is played
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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