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queen-size

[kween-sahyz] /ˈkwinˌsaɪz/
adjective
1.
(of a bed) larger than a double bed, but smaller than king-size, usually 60 inches (152 cm) wide and 80 inches (203 cm) long.
2.
pertaining to or made for a queen-size bed:
queen-size blankets.
3.
of a size larger than average; often used as a euphemism:
a store specializing in queen-size clothing.
Compare king-size for defs 1–3; for defs 1, 2.
Origin of queen-size
1955-1960
1955-60; by analogy with king-size
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  • The Lunar Bed holds a queen-size mattress resting on a six-foot-tall platform with an enclosed dome glass ceiling.

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British Dictionary definitions for queen-size

queen-size

adjective
1.
(of a bed, etc) larger or longer than normal size but smaller or shorter than king-size
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