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file cabinetnoun [C]

uk   us   US (UK filing cabinet)
a ​largepiece of ​furniture in an ​office, used for ​holdingdocuments
(Definition of file cabinet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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file cabinetnoun [C]

 us   /ˈfɑɪl ˌkæb·ə·nɪt/
a ​piece of ​officefurniture in which ​files can be ​stored
(Definition of file cabinet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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file cabinetnoun [C]

uk   us   US WORKPLACE
→  filing cabinet : His ​letters are in the ​bottomdrawer of the ​filecabinet.
(Definition of file cabinet from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “file cabinet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 档案柜(美国)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 檔案櫃(美國)…
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