Meaning of “file cabinet” in the English Dictionary

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"file cabinet" in British English

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file cabinetnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfaɪl ˌkæb.ɪ.nət/ us /ˈfaɪl ˌkæb.ɪ.nət/ US UK filing cabinet

a large piece of furniture in an office, used for holding documents

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

"file cabinet" in American English

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file cabinetnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɑɪl ˌkæb·ə·nɪt/

a piece of office furniture in which files can be stored

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

"file cabinet" in Business English

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file cabinetnoun [ C ]

uk us US WORKPLACE

→  filing cabinet :

His letters are in the bottom drawer of the file cabinet.

(Definition of “file cabinet” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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