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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 9
1. A long seat, differing from a stool in its greater length.
2. A long table at which mechanics and other work; as, a carpenter's bench.
3. The seat where judges sit in court.
4. The persons who sit as judges; the court; as, the opinion of the full bench. See King's Bench.
5. A conformation like a bench; a long stretch of flat ground, or a kind of natural terrace, near a lake or river.
6. A collection or group of dogs exhibited to the public; - so named because the animals are usually placed on benches or raised platforms.
Part of Speech: verb
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To place on a bench or seat of honor.
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