What is the meaning of the furniture term Davenport?

Davenport refers to a type of upholstered sofa or couch with a back that can be easily folded down to provide a flat surface for sleeping. In the past, it also referred to a small writing desk with drawers, which has become less commonly used today. Small writing desk. An upholstered sofa.
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