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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fur·ni·ture /ˈfɝnɪʧɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fur·ni·ture n.
 1. That with which anything is furnished or supplied; supplies; outfit; equipment.
    The form and all the furniture of the earth.   --Tillotson.
    The thoughts which make the furniture of their minds.   --M. Arnold.
 2. Articles used for convenience or decoration in a house or apartment, as tables, chairs, bedsteads, sofas, carpets, curtains, pictures, vases, etc.
 3. The necessary appendages to anything, as to a machine, a carriage, a ship, etc. (a) Naut. The masts and rigging of a ship. (b) Mil. The mountings of a gun. (c) Builders' hardware such as locks, door and window trimmings. (d) Print Pieces of wood or metal of a lesser height than the type, placed around the pages or other matter in a form, and, with the quoins, serving to secure the form in its place in the chase.
 4. Mus. A mixed or compound stop in an organ; -- sometimes called mixture.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : 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" [syn: piece of furniture, article of furniture]