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 for chaise
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chaise \Chaise\ (sh[=a]z), n. [F. chaise seat, or chair, chaise
     or carriage, for chaire, from a peculiar Parisian
     pronunciation. See Chair.]
     1. A two-wheeled carriage for two persons, with a calash top,
        and the body hung on leather straps, or thorough-braces.
        It is usually drawn by one horse.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. Loosely, a carriage in general. --Cowper.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a long chair; for reclining [syn: chaise longue,
           chaise, daybed]
      2: a carriage consisting of two wheels and a calash top; drawn
         by a single horse [syn: chaise, shay]

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