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COMMODE. A woman's head dress.
- The Devil's Dictionary (Ambrose Bierce)
Com*mode" (?), n. [F.
commode, fr. commode convenient, L.
commodus; com- + modus measure, mode. See
Mode.] 1. A kind of headdress
formerly worn by ladies, raising the hair and fore part of the
cap to a great height.
Or under high commodes, with looks
2. A piece of furniture, so named
according to temporary fashion; as: (a)
A chest of drawers or a bureau. (b)
A night stand with a compartment for holding a chamber
vessel. (c) A kind of close
stool. (d) A movable sink or stand for
a wash bowl, with closet.
- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
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