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table meaning

EN[ˈteɪbəl] [-eɪbəl]
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WTable
  • Table may refer to:
  • Table (database)
  • Table (furniture)
  • Table (information), a data arrangement with rows and columns
  • Table (landform)
  • Table (parliamentary procedure)
  • Tables (board game)
  • Calligra Tables, a spreadsheet application
  • The Table, a volcanic tuya in British Columbia, Canada
FR table
A table (furniture).
A table (furniture).

    Definition of table in English Dictionary

  • NounPLtablesSUF-able
    1. Furniture with a top surface to accommodate a variety of uses.
      1. He had one hand on the bounce bottle—and he'd never let go of that since he got back to the table—but he had a handkerchief in the other and was swabbing his deadlights with it.
      2. That's the strongest table I've ever seen at a European Poker Tour event ‎
      3. The humor of my proposition appealed more strongly to Miss Trevor than I had looked for, and from that time forward she became her old self again; [ …] . Our table in the dining-room became again the abode of scintillating wit and caustic repartee, Farrar bracing up to his old standard, and the demand for seats in the vicinity rose to an animated competition.
    2. A two-dimensional presentation of data.
      1. I’m using mathesis — a universal science of measurement and order … And there is also taxinomia a principle of classification and ordered tabulation. Knowledge replaced universal resemblance with finite differences. History was arrested and turned into tables … Western reason had entered the age of judgement.
      2. The children were practising multiplication tables. ‎
      3. Don’t you know your tables? ‎
      4. Here is a table of natural logarithms. ‎
      5. On this evidence they will certainly face tougher tests, as a depleted Newcastle side seemed to bask in the relative security of being ninth in the table.
    3. (music)  The top of a stringed instrument, particularly a member of the violin family: the side of the instrument against which the strings vibrate.
      1. (backgammon)  One half of a backgammon board, which is divided into the inner and outer table.
      2. VerbSGtablesPRtablingPT, PPtabled
        1. To put on a table.
          1. (Britain, Canada, New Zealand) To propose for discussion (from to put on the table).
            1. The legislature tabled the amendment, so they will start discussing it now.
          2. (US) To hold back to a later time; to postpone.
            1. The legislature tabled the amendment, so they will not be discussing it until later.
            2. The motion was tabled, ensuring that it would not be taken up until a later date.
          3. To tabulate; to put into a table.
            1. to table fines
          4. To delineate, as on a table; to represent, as in a picture.
            1. To supply with food; to feed.
              1. (carpentry) To insert, as one piece of timber into another, by alternate scores or projections from the middle, to prevent slipping; to scarf.
                1. To enter upon the docket.
                  1. to table charges against someone
                2. (nautical) To make board hems in the skirts and bottoms of (sails) in order to strengthen them in the part attached to the bolt-rope.
                3. More Examples
                  1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                    • An overspecified truth table contains at least one decision that will never be executed because it is already specified in a previous decision...
                    • Jody stabilized the table by putting a book under the short leg.
                    • But as United saw the game out, little did they know that, having looked likely to win their 13th Premier League title, it was City who turned the table to snatch glory from their arch-rivals' grasp.
                  2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                    • Table 9 shows the results of average values, fuzzy weights and defuzzied weights of the attributes for the decision-making process.
                  3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                    • But I own I like a quiet unobtrusive bristler — the sort of man who doesn't want to take you beyond ten times ten in the multiplication table.
                    • BioVelocity could not run on normal cluster architectures with limited memory, or would take orders of magnitude longer if secondary storage were used for the kmer hash tables.
                    • She had class, but she could drink most of the guys under the table.
                • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                  1. Nouns
                    • Countable nouns
                    • Verbs
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                    1. fr table
                    2. en tables
                    3. fr tables
                    4. en tablet
                    5. en tablespoon
                    Source: Wiktionary
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                    Grammatically, this word "table" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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