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fixture

noun [C] (FIXED OBJECT)    /ˈfɪks.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/ mainly UK
a permanently fixed piece of furniture in a house, such as a bath, that would not be taken by someone when moving to a new home: All fixtures and fittings are included in the house price.figurative They've been together so long he's become a permanent fixture in her life. → Compare fitting nounFurniture and fittings - general words
(Definition of fixture noun (FIXED OBJECT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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