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English definition of “platform”

platform

noun [C]    /ˈplætˌfɔrm/
a flat , raised area or structure : We waited on the platform for the train to arrive from Boston. Politicians ’ or political parties ’ platforms are the things they say they believe in and that they will achieve if they are elected : He campaigned on a platform of reducing taxes and cutting the costs of government .
(Definition of platform noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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