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What is "Windsor chair" - Definition & Explanation

General term for a chair with a wooden seat and separate leg assembly and spindle back. Originated in the 17 century around Windsor, England and also popular in America. For other types of chairs, see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_chairs

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