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chair

1. a professorship
2. Railways an iron or steel cradle bolted to a sleeper in which the rail sits and is locked in position
3. short for sedan chair

What does it mean when you dream about a chair?

A chair may symbolize sitting down to take time out to contemplate a situation before proceeding. If the dreamer is providing the chair, it’s time to sit for a while with oneself to contemplate new directions. If the chair is being offered, the dreamer should be open for taking advice. If, however, the dreamer finds himself or herself on the “hot seat,” then caution should prevail.

chair

2. A metal frame, built into a thin partition wall and the floor to support a sanitary fixture (such as a washbasin or water closet) clear of the floor.
3. A device used to support reinforcing bars.
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Confusion has surrounded Mr Bercow's remuneration ever since he took the chair last month.
The Buckingham MP also broke with tradition when he took the chair in the House of Commons for the first time yesterday by wearing a business suit and tie with "simple" robes, rather than the old-fashioned court dress donned by predecessors, including Michael Martin.
Savage, who took the chair after David Sutherland stood aside in 2006, added: "There have been many highlights during my time with the club but one that sticks in my mind is the win over Celtic last December.
BCGBA management committee chairman Bob Jackson officiated at his last meeting when he took the chair at the BCGBA rules revision meeting after six years in the position.
Eventually, Teri took the chair so that she was no longer in the middle, or near Marcia, in the shot for the May issue of Vanity Fair.
Sally Magnussum took the chair for a mastermind quiz and auction on Holy Island and raised pounds 2,695 for the village hall restoration fund .
The Prime Minister took the chair when the group met in Downing Street to underline the importance the Government attaches to the initiative following figures showing a one-third rise in street crime in the last year.
The actual presentation was preceded by a complimentary banquet, at which Sir John Llewelyn, Bart, MP, president of the Welsh Rugby Football Union, took the chair.
Mrs Fielding took the chair and amongst items discussed were plans for the Christmas lunch at Meltham Golf Club and the annual meeting and lunch in January.
Charley (not me, I hasten to add) took the chair as prime bitch.