place setting


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place setting

n.
A table service for one person.
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place setting

n
the set of items of cutlery, crockery, and glassware laid for one person at a dining table
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place′ set`ting


n.
the group of dishes, silverware, glasses, etc., for one person at a meal.
[1945–50]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.place setting - a table service for one personplace setting - a table service for one person; "a place setting of sterling flatware"
table service, service - tableware consisting of a complete set of articles (silver or dishware) for use at table
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Translations

place setting

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place setting

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