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.

(Definition of “the dinner table” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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