Meaning of “picture rail” in the English Dictionary

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"picture rail" in British English

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picture rail

/ˈpɪk.tʃə ˌreɪl/ /ˈpɪk.tʃɚ ˌreɪl/

a horizontal piece of wood fixed high on a wall from which pictures can be hung

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

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