Pronunciation: (i-span'yu-let", i-span"yu-let'), [key]
1. (on a French window or the like) one of a pair of rods, controlled by a knob mechanism, having hooked ends that engage catches in the head and sill of the frame.
2. Furniture.a feature, often a bronze mount, set at the top of a leg and having the form of a female breast.
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