What does bureau mean?

bureau in AZ Dictionary

(n) A chest of drawers, especially a dresser for keeping clothes.
(n) Chiefly British A writing work desk or writing-table with compartments.
(n) A government division or a subdivision of a department.

bureau in Community Dictionary

A term employed by older people in Maine for a dresser by Claudio BeamerReport definition

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  • Cross Reference for "bureau"
    • office, bureau of construction and repair, bureau of trade relations, diplomatic bureau, bureau of ordnance
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    • Federal Bureau of Investigation, burel, bureaucratic, bureaucrat, bureaucracy
  • Same Context for "bureau"
    • dresser, dresser, cabinet, cabinet, bookcase
  • Variant for "bureau"
    • bureaux, bureaux
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