eames chair

Eames chair
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [eemz chair]
    • /imz tʃɛər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [eemz chair]
    • /imz tʃɛər/

Definitions of eames chair words

  • noun eames chair Also called LCM chair. a side chair designed by Charles Eames in 1946, having a slender tubular steel frame with a seat and back of molded plywood panels. 1
  • noun eames chair Also called Eames lounge chair. an armchair with matching ottoman designed by Charles Eames in 1956, having separate headrest, backrest, and seat sections of molded plywood fitted with leather cushions and mounted on a metal base that can swivel or tilt. 1
  • noun eames chair an upholstered swivel chair on rubber mounts, shaped to fit the body 0

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Origin of eames chair

First appearance:

before 1945
One of the 6% newest English words
An Americanism dating back to 1945-50

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eames chair popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 29% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 70% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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