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Presenting the Lonny Lexicon! First up: "Étagère."

Don't you dare get caught uttering the word bookshelf—design insiders use the fancy-sounding French word étagère. Pronounced: ā-ˌtä-ˈzher. You can use this term for any piece that has a series of open shelves. Here are a few examples:

(Sources: Lonny)

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