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Meaning of “rostrum” in the English Dictionary

"rostrum" in British English

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rostrumnoun [C]

uk   /ˈrɒs.trəm/  us   /ˈrɑː.strəm/ (plural rostrums or rostra )
a ​raisedsurface on which a ​person making a ​speech or a ​musicconductor (= ​leader)stands
(Definition of rostrum from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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rostrumnoun [C]

 us   /ˈrɑs·trəm/
a ​podium
(Definition of rostrum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rostrum”
in Spanish tribuna…
in Vietnamese bục phát biểu…
in Malaysian rostrum…
in Thai แท่นหรือเวที…
in French tribune…
in German die Rednerbühne…
in Chinese (Simplified) 讲坛,讲台, (乐队指挥站的)指挥台…
in Turkish konuşma kürsüsü, podyum…
in Russian трибуна…
in Indonesian panggung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 講壇,講台, (樂隊指揮站的)指揮台…
in Polish mównica, podium…
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