Meaning of “sedan chair” in the English Dictionary

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"sedan chair" in British English

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sedan chairnoun [ C ]

uk /sɪˈdæn ˌtʃeər/ us /sɪˈdæn ˌtʃer/

in the past, a seat for one person surrounded by walls and with horizontal poles at either side, designed to be lifted and carried by two people

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

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