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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishshelvesshelves /ʃelvz/  DHFthe plural of shelf
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shelvesBeing tall, Theresa was in charge of the high shelves.Ever since Vogue homed in on it last December, the Wonderbra has been literally bouncing off the shelves.Is a lot of it still sitting on shelves and end tables in some of Dallas' more affluent homes?But with shelves and shelves of titles to choose from in the shops, where do you start?Adjustable shelving is still a very popular choice; timber and glass shelves are ideal for displaying ornaments.An obvious example is that old editions are normally withdrawn from library shelves as new editions are added to stock.The remainder are bound to be increasingly affected by the absence from the shelves of a considerable number of titles.Consider open or pull-out shelves or add towel racks or low shelves.
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