Meaning of UPHOLSTERY in English

UPHOLSTERY

noun (plural -steries) Etymology: Middle English upholdester upholsterer, from upholden to uphold, from up + holden to hold Date: 1597 materials (as fabric, padding, and springs) used to make a soft covering especially for a seat

Merriam Webster. Explanatory English dictionary Merriam Webster.      Толковый словарь английского языка Мерриам-Уэбстер.