Pronunciation : Pi"geon*hole` Part of Speech : n. Definition : Defn: A small compartment in a desk or case for the keeping of letters, documents, etc.; -- so called from the resemblance of a row of them to the compartments in a dovecote. Burke. Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913
Pronunciation : Pi"geon*hole` Part of Speech : v. Definition : Defn: To place in the pigeonhole of a case or cabinet; hence, to put away; to lay aside indefinitely; as, to pigeonhole a letter or a report.