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The dishes, glassware, and silverware used in setting a table for a meal.
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(Cookery) articles such as dishes, plates, knives, forks, etc, used at meals
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the dishes, utensils, etc., used at the table.
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Tablewarethe articles used at meals, as dishes, plates, knives, forks, etc., 1832.
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|Noun||1.||tableware - articles for use at the table (dishes and silverware and glassware)|
chopstick - one of a pair of slender sticks used as oriental tableware to eat food with
dinnerware - the tableware (plates and platters and serving bowls etc.) used in serving a meal
flatware - tableware that is relatively flat and fashioned as a single piece
gold plate - tableware that is plated with gold
table service, service - tableware consisting of a complete set of articles (silver or dishware) for use at table
silver plate - tableware that is plated with silver
silverware - tableware made of silver or silver plate or pewter or stainless steel
table - a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table"
ware - articles of the same kind or material; usually used in combination: `silverware', `software'
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