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What is "Base Rail" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 25-Mar-2024 (3 months, 20 days ago)
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Base Rail
Wood trim at bottom edge and above legs of chair or sofa. Also wood trim at bottom edge of dresser, chest, or other piece, directly above legs or flush to floor.

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