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English definition of “chaise longue”

chaise longue

noun [C]     /ˌʃezˈlɔ̃ːŋ/ (plural chaises longues)
a long, low seat, with an arm at one side and usually a low back along half of its length, that a person can stretch out his or her legs onChairs and seats
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