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Cabinet - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Cabinet' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Cabinet [ a.]
- Suitable for a cabinet; small.
2 . Cabinet [ n.]
- A hut; a cottage; a small house.
- A small room, or retired apartment; a closet.
- A private room in which consultations are held.
- The advisory council of the chief executive officer of a nation; a cabinet council.
- A set of drawers or a cupboard intended to contain articles of value. Hence:
- A decorative piece of furniture, whether open like an etagere or closed with doors. See Etagere.
- Any building or room set apart for the safe keeping and exhibition of works of art, etc.; also, the collection itself.
3 . Cabinet [ v. i.]
- To inclose