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Primary term

bolster

URI
https://nomenclature.info/nom/989 (opens semantic view)
Definition
A long, usually cylindrical, stuffed pillow. It typically extends across the bed and is placed under the pillows. Used to support the head of a person resting or sleeping and sometimes to support a person’s back while sitting. It may also be used for decoration.
Definition source(s)
  • Parks Canada / Parcs Canada, and Canadian Heritage Information Network / Réseau canadien d’information sur le patrimoine. 2009–2018. “Parks Canada Descriptive and Visual Dictionary of Objects / Dictionnaire descriptif et visuel de Parcs Canada.” 2009–2018.
English
Term (International)
bolster
Alternative term(s)
bed bolster; bolster pillow; pillow roll
French
Term (International)
traversin
Term gender (International)
masculine
Alternative term(s)
coussin cylindrique
Spanish
Term
cabezales (mobiliario blando)
External term source
Art & Architecture Thesaurus Online
Date created
2010-01-01
Date updated
2020-06-03
Parks Canada code(s)
  • 02-00035
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URL
https://page.nomenclature.info/nom/989 (reopens this page)
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Matching concepts from other linked open data sources
Data source Label Language Match
Art & Architecture Thesaurus bolsters (soft furnishings) (Art & Architecture Thesaurus) English Exact
Wikidata Bolster (Wikidata) English Exact
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