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noun [countable]     chaise longue pronunciation in American English
/ˌʃeɪz ˈlɔŋ/
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singularchaise longue
pluralchaise longues or chaises longues
  1. 1
    a chair with an arm on only one side and a long seat on which you can sit with your legs stretched out
  2. 2
    American a long chair with a back you can move so you can sit up or lie down, often used outside in warm weather

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