Pronunciation: (shif"u-nēr'), [key]
1. a high chest of drawers or bureau, often having a mirror on top.
2. a low bookcase of the English Regency, with grille doors or doorless.
3. a shallow, tall, open piece of furniture, of the 18th century, having shelves for the display of china. Also,chif"fon•nier'.
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