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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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(ˈteɪ bəlˌwɛər)

the dishes, utensils, etc., used at the table.
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 the articles used at meals, as dishes, plates, knives, forks, etc., 1832.
Dictionary of Collective Nouns and Group Terms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tableware - articles for use at the table (dishes and silverware and glassware)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
crockery, dishware - tableware (eating and serving dishes) collectively
eating utensil, cutlery - tableware implements for cutting and eating food
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
glassware, glasswork - an article of tableware made of glass
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"
tea service, tea set - a set of china or silverware for serving tea
ware - articles of the same kind or material; usually used in combination: `silverware', `software'
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[ˈteɪblwɛəʳ] Nvajilla f, servicio m de mesa
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[ˈteɪbəlwɛər] narticles mpl de tabletable wine nvin m de table
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[ˈteɪblˌwɛəʳ] nservizi mpl da tavola
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Adding a paper products manufacturer to her growing list of licensors, Jane Davies has agreed to license several design collections with Creative Expressions, a well-known manufacturer and distributor of a full line of solid and printed plates, napkins, and other tableware items.
The appreciation of US dollar against the rupiah has diminished people's purchasing power for imported commodities, including imported ceramic tableware. In 1997, import of this kind totaled 13.9 million ton worth US$ 7.45 million, but, in the first quarter of this year it amounted to only 1,900 ton worth US$ 681,000.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 28, 2019-: Glass Tableware Market Accelerates To Hit USD 12.8 Billion By 2025: Grand View Research,Inc
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