Meaning of “easel” in the English Dictionary

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"easel" in British English

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easelnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈiː.zəl/ us /ˈiː.zəl/

a wooden frame, usually with legs, that holds a picture, especially one that an artist is painting or drawing

(Definition of “easel” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"easel" in American English

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easelnoun [ C ]

us /ˈi·zəl/

a frame, usually with three legs, that holds a picture, esp. one that an artist is painting or drawing

(Definition of “easel” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)