Pigeonhole : Definition

Pigeonhole

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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.

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Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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