Meaning of “the dinner table” in the English Dictionary

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"the dinner table" in British English

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the dinner tablenoun [ S ]

uk /ˈdɪn.ə ˌteɪ.bəl/ us /ˈdɪn.ɚ ˌteɪ.bəl/

the table at which the main meal of the day is served, or the occasion when this meal is served:

They sat around the dinner table, arguing about politics.
No phones at the dinner table!
We usually talk about the day's events over the dinner table.
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(Definition of “the dinner table” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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