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Shelf

n.1.(Arch.) A flat tablet or ledge of any material set horizontally at a distance from the floor, to hold objects of use or ornament.
2.A sand bank in the sea, or a rock, or ledge of rocks, rendering the water shallow, and dangerous to ships.
3.(Mining) A stratum lying in a very even manner; a flat, projecting layer of rock.
4.(Naut.) A piece of timber running the whole length of a vessel inside the timberheads.
To lay on the shelf
to lay aside as unnecessary or useless; to dismiss; to discard.
Noun1.shelf - a support that consists of a horizontal surface for holding objects
2.Shelfshelf - a projecting ridge on a mountain or submerged under water
Synonyms: ledge
shelf - A public library of classes for the Eiffel language.
archives, armory, arsenal, attic, band, bank, bar, basement, bay, beam-end, bed, bedding, belt, bin, bonded warehouse, bookcase, box, bunker, buttery, cargo dock, cellar, chest, closet, conservatory, coral reef, corbel, couche, course, crate, crib, cupboard, deck, depository, depot, dock, drawer, dump, exchequer, flat, floor, ford, gallery, glory hole, godown, gradin, gradino, hob, hold, hutch, layer, ledge, level, library, locker, lumber room, lumberyard, magasin, magazine, mantel, mantelshelf, measures, overlayer, overstory, predella, rack, reef, repertory, repository, reservoir, retable, rick, sandbank, sandbar, seam, shallow, shallows, shoal, shoal water, shoulder, stack, stack room, stage, step, stock room, storage, store, storehouse, storeroom, story, stratum, substratum, superaltar, superstratum, supply base, supply depot, tank, thickness, tidal flats, tier, topsoil, treasure house, treasure room, treasury, underlayer, understory, understratum, vat, vault, warehouse, wetlands, wine cellar, zone
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