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English definition of “tray”

tray

noun [C]     /treɪ/
B2 a flat object, usually with raised edges, used for carrying food and drinks: She was carrying a tray of drinks.Trays, racks and boards in the home mainly UK a flat, open container with raised edges that you put on your desk for keeping papers in: She put the letter in your intray. I don't know where I put that article - it must be in the bottom of my tray. → See also ashtrayOffice equipmentCommunicating by telephonePaper and stationery
(Definition of tray noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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