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ˈlɛk tərnlectern

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  1. lecternnoun


  2. lecternnoun

    A stand with a slanted top used to support a bible from which passages are read during a church service.


  3. lecternnoun

    A similar stand to support a lecturer's notes.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. lectern, reading desknoun

    desk or stand with a slanted top used to hold a text at the proper height for a lecturer

    reading desk

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    The White House hasn't held press briefing in so long that the lectern in Pentagon Briefing Room is quite literally gathering dust.

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