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Noun: mantel  man-t(u)l
  1. Shelf that projects from wall above fireplace
    "in Britain they call a mantel a chimneypiece";
    - mantelpiece, mantle, mantlepiece, chimneypiece

Sounds like: ma

Derived forms: mantels

Type of: shelf

Part of: fireplace, hearth, open fireplace

Encyclopedia: Mantel