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[n] furniture with drawers for keeping clothes
[n] a cabinet with shelves
[n] low table with mirror or mirrors where one sits while dressing or applying makeup
[n] a person who dresses in a particular way; "she's an elegant dresser"; "he's a meticulous dresser"
[n] a wardrobe assistant for an actor

Misc. Definitions

\Dress"er\, n.
1. One who dresses; one who put in order or makes ready for use; one who on clothes or ornaments.
2. (Mining) A kind of pick for shaping large coal.
3. An assistant in a hospital, whose office it is to dress wounds, sores, etc.
4. [F. dressoir. See {Dress}, v. t.] (a) A table or bench on which meat and other things are dressed, or prepared for use. (b) A cupboard or set of shelves to receive dishes and cooking utensils. The pewter plates on the dresser Caught and reflected the flame, as shields of armies the sunshine. -- Longfellow.
\Dress"er\, n. [F. dressoir. See {Dress}, v. t.] A piece of chamber furniture consisting of a chest of drawers, or bureau, with a mirror. [U. S.]

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