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podiumnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpəʊ.di.əm/  us   /ˈpoʊ.di.əm/ (plural podiums or podia )
a raised area on which a person stands to speak to a large number of people, to conduct music, or to receive a prize in a sports competition: Tears ran down her face as she stood on the winner's podium.
(Definition of podium from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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podiumnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpoʊd·i·əm/
a small, low box or stage that someone stands on in order to be seen by a group of people, esp. to speak or conduct music: The conductor mounted the podium.
A podium is also a lectern.
(Definition of podium from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “podium”
in Vietnamese bục…
in Spanish estrado, podio…
in Malaysian podium…
in Thai แท่น…
in French podium…
in German das Podium…
in Chinese (Traditional) 演講台, 樂隊指揮台, 領獎台…
in Russian возвышение, трибуна…
in Turkish podyum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 演讲台, 乐队指挥台, 领奖台…
in Indonesian podium…
in Polish podium, mównica…
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