Definitions for backrestˈbækˌrɛst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

back•restˈbækˌrɛst(n.)

  1. a support for one's back.

Origin of backrest:

1855–60

Princeton's WordNet

  1. back, backrest(noun)

    a support that you can lean against while sitting

    "the back of the dental chair was adjustable"

Wiktionary

  1. backrest(Noun)

    the back piece of a chair, used to support the sitter's back

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