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plat·ter

 (plăt′ər)
n.
1. A large shallow dish or plate, used especially for serving food.
2. A meal or course served on a platter.
3. Slang A phonograph record.
Idiom:
on a platter
Without exertion; effortlessly: always got what they wanted on a platter.

[Middle English plater, from Anglo-Norman, from Old French plate, plate; see plate.]

platter

(ˈplætə)
n
1. (Cookery) a large shallow usually oval dish or plate, used for serving food
2. (Cookery) a course of a meal, usually consisting of several different foods served on the same plate: a seafood platter.
[C14: from Anglo-Norman plater, from plat dish, from Old French plat flat; see plate]

plat•ter

(ˈplæt ər)

n.
1. a large, shallow dish for holding and serving food.
2. a course of a meal, usu. consisting of a variety of foods served on the same plate.
3. a phonograph record.
[1250–1300; Middle English plater < Anglo-French, derivative of plat dish. See plate, -er2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.platter - a large shallow dish used for serving foodplatter - a large shallow dish used for serving food
flatware - tableware that is relatively flat and fashioned as a single piece
2.platter - sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous grooveplatter - sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove
acetate disk, phonograph recording disk - a disk coated with cellulose acetate
LP, L-P - a long-playing phonograph record; designed to be played at 33.3 rpm
78, seventy-eight - a shellac based phonograph record that played at 78 revolutions per minute
audio recording, sound recording, audio - a recording of acoustic signals

platter

noun plate, dish, tray, charger, salver, trencher (archaic) The food was served on silver platters.
Translations
tác
fad
fat
plokščia lėkštė
paplāte
tácka

platter

[ˈplætəʳ] N
1. (esp US) (= dish) → fuente f
2. (= meal, course) → plato m
a cheese platteruna tabla de quesos
3. (US) (= record) → disco m

platter

[ˈplætər] n
(mainly US) (= serving dish) → plateau m
(= course) → plateau m
a cheese platter → un plateau de fromage

platter

nTeller m; (= wooden platter also)Brett nt; (= serving dish)Platte f; (inf: = record) → Platte f; to have something handed to one on a (silver) platter (fig)etw auf einem (silbernen) Tablett serviert bekommen; to demand somebody’s head on a platter (fig)jds Kopf verlangen

platter

[ˈplætəʳ] npiatto da portata

platter

(ˈplatə) noun
a kind of large, flat plate. a wooden platter.