from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The dishes used for serving dinner.

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

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


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