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Fixture vs. Furniture

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Fixturenoun

(legal) Something that is fixed in place, especially a permanent appliance or other item of personal property that is considered part of a house and is sold with it; compare fitting, furnishing.

Furniturenoun

Large movable item(s), usually in a room, which enhance(s) the room's characteristics, functionally or decoratively.

‘The woman does not even have one stick of furniture moved in yet.’; ‘How much furniture did they leave behind?’; ‘A chair is furniture. Sofas are also furniture.’; ‘They bought a couple of pieces of furniture.’;

Fixturenoun

A regular patron of a place or institution; a person constantly present at a certain place.

Furniturenoun

The harness, trappings etc. of a horse, hawk, or other animal.

Fixturenoun

A lighting unit; a luminaire.

Furniturenoun

Fittings, such as handles, of a door, coffin, or other wooden item.

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Fixturenoun

(sports) A scheduled match.

Furniturenoun

(firearms) The stock and forearm of a weapon.

Fixturenoun

A state that can be recreated, used as a baseline for running software tests.

Furniturenoun

The pieces of wood or metal put round pages of type to make proper margins and fill the spaces between the pages and the chase.

Fixturenoun

A work-holding or support device used in the manufacturing industry.

Furniturenoun

(journalism) Any material on the page other than the text and pictures of stories.

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Fixtureverb

(transitive) To furnish with, as, or in a fixture.

‘The device is available in both handheld and fixtured models.’;

Furniturenoun

That with which anything is furnished or supplied; supplies; outfit; equipment.

‘The form and all the furniture of the earth.’; ‘The thoughts which make the furniture of their minds.’;

Fixtureverb

To schedule (a match).

Furniturenoun

Articles used for convenience or decoration in a house or apartment, as tables, chairs, bedsteads, sofas, carpets, curtains, pictures, vases, etc.

Fixturenoun

That which is fixed or attached to something as a permanent appendage; as, the fixtures of a pump; the fixtures of a farm or of a dwelling, that is, the articles which a tenant may not take away.

Furniturenoun

The necessary appendages to anything, as to a machine, a carriage, a ship, etc.

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Fixturenoun

State of being fixed; fixedness.

‘The firm fixture of thy foot.’;

Furniturenoun

A mixed or compound stop in an organ; - sometimes called mixture.

Fixturenoun

Anything of an accessory character annexed to houses and lands, so as to constitute a part of them. This term is, however, quite frequently used in the peculiar sense of personal chattels annexed to lands and tenements, but removable by the person annexing them, or his personal representatives. In this latter sense, the same things may be fixtures under some circumstances, and not fixtures under others.

Furniturenoun

furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy;

‘they had too much furniture for the small apartment’; ‘there was only one piece of furniture in the room’;

Fixturenoun

a object firmly fixed in place (especially in a household)

Furniture

Furniture refers to movable objects intended to support various human activities such as seating (e.g., chairs, stools, and sofas), eating (tables), and sleeping (e.g., beds). Furniture is also used to hold objects at a convenient height for work (as horizontal surfaces above the ground, such as tables and desks), or to store things (e.g., cupboards and shelves).

Fixturenoun

a regular patron;

‘an habitue of the racetrack’; ‘a bum who is a Central Park fixture’;

Fixturenoun

the quality of being fixed in place

Fixturenoun

the act of putting something in working order again

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