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table

noun /ˈteibl/
a piece of furniture consisting of a flat, horizontal surface on legs used eg to put food on at meals, or for some games
table
a dining table. Put all the plates on the table.
a statement of facts or figures arranged in columns etc
table, tableau
The results of the experiments can be seen in table 5.
the people sitting at a table
table, tablée
The whole table heard what he said.
tablecloth noun a cloth for covering a table, usually for a meal
nappe
an embroidered tablecloth.
table linen tablecloths, napkins etc
linge de table
They gave us table linen as a wedding present.
tablespoon noun a large spoon, used eg for serving food.
cuiller de service
a tablespoonful
cuillerée à soupe
Add a tablespoon of sugar.
tablespoonful noun the amount that will fill a tablespoon
cuillerée à soupe
two tablespoonfuls of jam.
table tennis a game played on a table with small bats and a light ball; ping pong They’re playing table tennis. lay/set the table to put a tablecloth, plates, knives, forks etc on a table for a meal
mettre la table
The food is readyplease could you lay the table for me?
(Definition of table from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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