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Definition of shelf


  • buttocks so large that a cocktail can be placed on them.
    Check out the shelf on that!

    Last edited on Apr 11 2014. Submitted by James on Jan 01 2004.

  • a large stomach.

    Last edited on Oct 03 2009. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 03 2009.

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Definitions include: of a product, as-is rather than custom-built.
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