Meaning of Carver chair

Car'ver chair"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a chair of 17th-century New England, having a frame formed entirely of turned pieces, a back filled with several spindles, and no spindles between the arms and the seat. Cf. Brewster chair.
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