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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The plates, serving bowls, platters, and other tableware used in serving a meal.
  • n. A set of dishes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The dishes used for serving dinner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the tableware (plates and platters and serving bowls etc.) used in serving a meal

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