Meaning of “platter” in the English Dictionary

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"platter" in British English

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platternoun [ C ]

uk /ˈplæt.ər/ us /ˈplæt̬.ɚ/

a large plate used for serving food or a meal with one type of food served on a large plate:

a fish platter

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

"platter" in American English

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platternoun [ C ]

us /ˈplæt̬·ər/

a large plate used for serving food

In a restaurant, a platter is a dish with a variety of foods on it:

I’d like the seafood platter, please.

(Definition of “platter” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)