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Definition of museum piece noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


    museum piece

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  1. 1an object that has enough historical or artistic value to be in a museum The vase is a stunning museum piece from the 18th century.
  2. 2(humorous) a thing or person that is old-fashioned, or old and no longer useful That car of his is a real museum piece.
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