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Entry Word: table
Function: noun
Text: 1 a leg-mounted piece of furniture with a broad flat top designed for the serving of food <we sat at the kitchen table, playing cards for hours on end>
Synonyms board
Related Words coffee table, refectory table; bar, counter; buffet, sideboard
2 food eaten or prepared for eating at one time <offers a well-prepared table for his guests> -- see MEAL
3 a broad flat area of elevated land <the area between the two canyons forms one broad table> -- see PLATEAU
4 a record of a series of items (as names or titles) usually arranged according to some system <the periodic table of chemical elements> -- see 1LIST
5 substances intended to be eaten <the table that the innkeeper set out each morning made for a bountiful breakfast indeed> -- see FOOD