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fold away

To crease or bend something in order to put it away. A noun or pronoun can be used between "fold" and "away." Fold away the card table, will you? We don't need it after all.
See also: away, fold

fold something away

to fold something up and put it away. Please fold the maps away. Please fold away the maps neatly.
See also: away, fold
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Ergonomically designed to suit both the patient and sonographer, the table's height range allows seated or standing work positions while fold away side rails allow comfortable shoulder, arm and hand positions when scanning.
Make folds along the thin dotted lines: the blue lines fold toward you; the orange lines fold away from you.
If you find traditional bathing facilities are difficult to use, the FAWSsit[TM] Fold Away Wheelchair Shower may solve the problem.
Q Do you know where to get oldstyle deckchairs that fold away?
For just pounds 6.99 you could bag a neat fold away side table (finished in a soft sheen glaze) that can be popped up or down whenever you need it most.
They applied for a grant to buy a special amphibious wheelchair that is designed to cope with the sand and can fold away easily.
The Ladybird sleep-a-lot travel cot, pounds 49.99, is quick and easy to erect and will fold away again into a smart travel bag.
Here is a lot of car for the money and packed with fancy gadgets like auto wipers and electric mirrors that fold away on lock.
As for functionality, Honda has not come up with anything as groundbreaking as the fold away third row seat it introduced in 1995, but it has tweaked that staple feature by adding a 60/40 split function, integrated headrests and a new one-motion folding mechanism that requires only 22 lb.
The Winco #680 Transfer Cliner features an infinitely adjustable back and adjustable "fold away" footrest.
Balustrades comprise glass to see through and metal to lean on, and butterfly screens discretely fold away to become part of the window mullions.
When in water the sports car's wheels fold away and a jet propulsion unit pushes the car through the waves.
That's especially true of Fold Away, the new upright whose handle swivels 180 degrees to save storage space.
Collapsible control handles fold away with an enclosed cockpit, protecting handles from dirt contamination and possible damage.