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Noun
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shelves, plural;
  1. A flat length of wood or rigid material, attached to a wall or forming part of a piece of furniture, that provides a surface for the storage or display of objects

  2. A ledge of rock or protruding strip of land

  3. A submarine bank, or a part of the continental shelf


  1. a support that consists of a horizontal surface for holding objects
  2. ledge: a projecting ridge on a mountain or submerged under water
  3. The Shelf is an interface feature in NeXTSTEP and OPENSTEP, and is used as a repository to store links to commonly used files, directories and programs, and as a temporary "holding" place to move/copy files and directories around in the file system hierarchy. ...
  4. Shelf is a voluntary organisation created with the aim of bringing new levels of sexual health awareness to young people of the United Kingdom. It is unique in that it was founded by four Year 10 students of Peterborough in April 2007. ...
  5. The song "Shelf" is off the Jonas Brothers third studio record A Little Bit Longer.
  6. A flat, rigid, rectangular structure, fixed at right angles to a wall, and used to support, store or display objects; The capacity of such an object; as, a shelf of videos; A projecting ledge that resembles such an object; A reef, shoal or sandbar
  7. (Shelves) To see empty shelves in dreams, indicates losses and consequent gloom. Full shelves, augurs happy contentment through the fulfillment of hope and exertions. See
  8. (Shelves) Are flat slabs of a special high temperature material on which ware is place inside the kiln.
  9. (Shelves) In the constant struggle to make more stuff fit into less space, one handy item is the expanding shelf. This shelf maximizer fits into your cabinet and doubles your surface area by providing an extra level on which to store things. ...
  10. (Shelves) Sometimes referred to as plates. Refractory slabs used to support ware inside the kiln. This enables the entire kiln to be utilized.
  11. (Shelves) Where materials are kept in call number order in the library. See also stacks.
  12. (shelves) long surfaces for organizing and storing household items
  13. Shelves are permanently mounted on aluminum angle and riveted to the case. Aluminum channel is installed on the front edge or strength and appearance.
  14. A strong piece of timber running the whole length of the vessel inside the timber beads, binding the timbers together; the deck beams rest on and are fastened to the shelf.
  15. The part of the riser that is cut out and where the arrow rests.
  16. A lounge / study space on the second floor of the east wing of LSTC. Has lots of vending machines and is good for small group meetings.
  17. The wide, flat underwater regions at the edges of many continents.
  18. Refers to the outer shores of where land meets water
  19. A carved part of the bow, in the middle or close to the middle, that allows a place to lay to arrow before releasing. TOP
  20. A support structure located in the avionics bay for securing mounting trays onto the aircraft.
  21. Flat surface, usually comprised of glass, affixed to a wall and used to hold and display objects.
  22. Board fixed on the cupboard, on the wall.
  23.   This refers to the regular retail price of an item as displayed on the store shelf without discounts, rebates or coupons. Bloggers will often refer to their total paid out of pocket vs. the shelf price to show the total savings.
  24. (1) Any horizontally mounted board, slab, or other flat-surfaced device upon which objects can be stored, supported, or displayed. (2) A ledge, as of rock, of a setback.
  25. A flat projection from a wall or column.