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Translation of "table" - English-Spanish dictionary

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 mesa a dining table. Put all the plates on the table. a statement of facts or figures arranged in columns etc tabla, cuadro The results of the experiments can be seen in table 5. the people sitting at a table mesa The whole table heard what he said. tablecloth noun a cloth for covering a table, usually for a meal mantel an embroidered tablecloth. table linen noun tablecloths, napkins etc mantelería They gave us table linen as a wedding present. tablespoon noun a large spoon, used eg for serving food. cuchara sopera a tablespoonful una cucharada sopera Add a tablespoon of sugar. tablespoonful noun the amount that will fill a tablespoon una cucharada sopera two tablespoonfuls of jam. table tennis noun a game played on a table with small bats and a light ball; ping pong tenis de mesa They’re playing table tennis. lay/set the table to put a tablecloth, plates, knives, forks etc on a table for a meal poner la mesa The food is readyplease could you lay the table for me?
(Definition of table from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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