dinner service


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dinner service

n
(Ceramics) a set of matching plates, dishes, etc, suitable for serving a meal to a certain number of people
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Noun1.dinner service - a table service for serving dinnerdinner service - a table service for serving dinner  
table service, service - tableware consisting of a complete set of articles (silver or dishware) for use at table
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Martha had, in fact, hurried back after she had removed the dinner service.
The dinner service was of plain white earthenware; the soup, made after the traditions of the late cure, was the most concentrated kind of broth that was ever set to simmer by any mortal cook.
It was his own fault; but it was a china plate, the last of the dinner service that had belonged to his grandmother, old Vixen Tod.
Then he looked about for something to pour the soup into; Dantes' entire dinner service consisted of one plate -- there was no alternative.
Meanwhile, a magnificent silver dinner service, right, was commissioned from Storr by the people of Liverpool for presentation to Sir John Gladstone (1764-1851) father of Prime Minister William Ewart, in 1824 to celebrate the former's role in the promotion of trade and commerce in the city.
05:00pm - I start prepping for my return to the hotel for the evening dinner service.
Later, both teams struggle to finish the dinner service and are forced to work together.
The William IV silver dinner service, which is estimated to sell for around PS10,000-PS15,000, will be auctioned at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions' Donnington Priory saleroom on Wednesday, February 26.
Adding dinner service, catering and or delivery services will increase revenues.
Common items discovered in attics are silver dinner service sets, stamps, coins, paintings and NatWest piggy bank sets.
two-thirds of those planning to tie the knot prefer to get cold hard cash over other types of traditional wedding gifts such as toasters or dinner service sets, research has revealed.
The school dinner service lost pounds 400,000 last year with take-up numbers falling.