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A level surface on a cabinet or display case, as in a kitchen or department store.


(Furniture) US a kitchen work surface


(ˈkaʊn tərˌtɒp)

the flat, horizontal working surface of a counter, as in a kitchen.
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Noun1.countertop - the top side of a countercountertop - the top side of a counter    
counter - table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted
tabletop - the top horizontal work surface of a table


[ˈkaʊntərtɒp] n (US) (= kitchen work surface) → plan m de travail
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