mantleshelf

mantleshelf

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • mantleshelf — noun variant spelling of mantelshelf …   English new terms dictionary

  • mantleshelf — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • mantelshelf — [[t]mæ̱nt(ə)lʃelf[/t]] mantelshelves also mantleshelf N COUNT: usu sing A mantelshelf is a mantelpiece. [OLD FASHIONED] Beneath this, on the mantelshelf, is displayed a collection of seventeenth century tulip vases. Syn: mantelpiece …   English dictionary

  • mantelshelf — (also mantleshelf) noun 1》 a shelf forming the top of a mantelpiece. 2》 Climbing a projecting ledge of rock.     ↘a move for climbing on such a ledge from below by pressing down on it with the hands to raise the upper body. verb Climbing perform… …   English new terms dictionary

  • mantelshelf — /ˈmæntlʃɛlf / (say mantlshelf) noun (plural mantelshelves) 1. the projecting part of a mantelpiece. 2. Mountaineering a small ledge on the rock wall. Also, mantleshelf, mantle, mantel …   Australian-English dictionary

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