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Definition 1: a piece of furniture resembling a cupboard with doors and shelves and drawers; for storage or display - [noun denoting artifact]

(cabinet is a kind of ...) 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"

(... is a kind of cabinet ) a cabinet (usually with glass doors) for storing and displaying china

(... is a kind of cabinet ) a cabinet with shelves

(... is a kind of cabinet ) cabinet that holds medicines and toiletries

(cabinet is a part of ...) a support that consists of a horizontal surface for holding objects

Definition 2: housing for electronic instruments, as radio or television - [noun denoting artifact]

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(cabinet is a kind of ...) a protective cover designed to contain or support a mechanical component

Definition 3: a storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock - [noun denoting artifact]

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(cabinet is a kind of ...) a partitioned section, chamber, or separate room within a larger enclosed area

(... is a kind of cabinet ) a small locker at the stern of a boat or between decks of a ship

(... is part of cabinet) a room (as at an athletic facility or workplace) where you can change clothes and which contains lockers for the temporary storage of your clothing and personal possessions

Definition 4: persons appointed by a head of state to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers - [noun denoting group]

(cabinet is a kind of ...) a board appointed to advise the chief administrator

(... is a kind of cabinet ) the senior ministers of the British government

(... is a kind of cabinet ) a group of senior members of the political party that is out of power; these members would probably assume corresponding positions as ministers in the British Cabinet if their party was elected

(... is a kind of cabinet ) a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet

(cabinet is a member of ...) the job of a senior minister who is a member of the cabinet

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