a chair of the 18th century having an adjustable reading stand attached to the back and a crest rail extending forward on both sides to form armrests, designed to be sat on facing the back.
noun 1. a desk for use in reading, especially by a person standing. 2. a lectern in a church.
- Reading club
noun an organized group whose members meet to talk about books they have read; also called reading group Examples 1776
- Reading group
noun 1. a group of people who meet regularly to discuss a book that they have all read noun See reading club
noun 1. a short advertisement placed at the bottom of a column, as on the front page of a newspaper, and often set in the same print as other matter.