Pronunciation: (skä-bel'ō; It.zgä-bel'lô), [key]
—pl. -los, It. -liPronunciation: (-lē). [key] Ital. Furniture.
a side chair of the Renaissance, consisting of a small seat, usually octagonal, often resting on a cubical part and supported either on two carved planks set transversely on edge or on three legs, with a back formed from a carved plank.
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