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platform

noun [C]  /ˈplætˌfɔrm/ us  
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.
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