platter

  • 1 Platter — may refer to: * Platter (album), by Jock Cheese *Platter (dinner), a meal of several components served together on a platter or in a basket *Platter (dishware), large dish used for serving food *Platter (turntable) *Hard disk platter, part of a… …

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  • 2 Platter — ist der Name von Bruno Platter (* 1944), Hochmeister des Deutschen Ordens Felix Platter (1536–1614), Schweizer Mediziner und autobiographischer Schriftsteller Günther Platter (* 1954), österreichischer Politiker, Landeshauptmann von Tirol Thomas… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 3 platter — ► NOUN 1) a large flat serving dish. 2) the rotating metal disc forming the turntable of a record player. 3) Computing a rigid rotating disk on which data is stored in a disk drive; a hard disk. ● be handed something on a (silver) platter Cf. ↑be …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 Platter — Plat ter, n. [From {Plat} to braid.] One who plats or braids. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Platter — Plat ter, n. [Probably fr. OF. platel, F. plateau. See {Plateau}.] A large plate or shallow dish on which meat or other food is brought to the table. [1913 Webster] The attendants . . . speedly brought in several large, smoking platters, filled… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Platter — Platter, Thomas, Gelehrter, geb. 10. Febr. 1499 zu Grenchen bei Visp in Wallis von armen Eltern, gest. 26. Jan. 1582 in Basel, diente in seiner Jugend als Ziegenhirt, kam zu einem Pfarrer in die Lehre, durchzog mehrere Jahre hindurch Deutschland… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 7 Platter — (Plater), Thom., Gelehrter, geb. 10. Febr. 1499 im Kanton Wallis, zeitweilig Buchdrucker in Basel, gest. 26. Jan. 1582. – Sein Sohn Felix P., geb. 1536, Arzt und Lehrer an der Universität Basel, gest. 28. Juli 1614. Beider Selbstbiogr. hg. von… …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 8 platter — (n.) late 13c., platere, from Anglo Fr. plater, O.Fr. plate (see PLATE (Cf. plate) (n.)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 platter — [plat′ər] n. [ME plater < Anglo Fr < OFr plat: see PLATE] 1. a large, shallow dish, usually oval, for serving food, esp. meat or fish 2. the circular, motor driven surface of a turntable on which phonograph records are played ☆ 3. Slang… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 platter — UK [ˈplætə(r)] / US [ˈplætər] noun [countable] Word forms platter : singular platter plural platters a) a large plate used for serving food b) a meal with a particular type of food, served on a large plate in a restaurant a seafood platter • on a …

    English dictionary

  • 11 platter — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. trencher, tray, waiter, dish, plate. See receptacle, horizontal. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. tray, serving platter, well and tree platter, meat platter, silver platter, salver, trencher; see also dish 1 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 platter — plat|ter [ˈplætə US ər] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Anglo French; Origin: plater, from French plat plate ; PLATE1] 1.) especially AmE a large plate from which food is served ▪ a serving platter platter of ▪ a platter of turkey and vegetables …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 platter — 1. AND plate n. home base or home plate in baseball. (Usually with the.) □ The batter stepped up to the platter. □ The ump dusted off the plate. 2. n. a phonograph record. (Old but still heard.) □ Now, here’s an interesting platter …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 14 platter — plat|ter [ plætər ] noun count 1. ) a large plate used for serving food a ) a meal with a particular type of food, served on a large plate in a restaurant: a seafood platter 2. ) OLD FASHIONED a record that music has been recorded on on a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 platter — [[t]plæ̱tə(r)[/t]] platters 1) N COUNT A platter is a large, flat plate used for serving food. [mainly AM] The food was being served on silver platters. ...platters of ham and chicken sandwiches. 2) N COUNT A platter is a large flat plate which… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 platter — /ˈplætə / (say platuh) noun 1. a large, shallow dish, commonly oval, for holding or serving meat, etc. 2. Music Colloquial a. a record (def. 18). b. the revolving turntable on which a record sits. –phrase 3. deliver someone s head on a platter,… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 platter — noun 1》 a large flat serving dish.     ↘a meal or selection of food placed on a platter. 2》 the rotating metal disc forming the turntable of a record player.     ↘informal, dated a gramophone record.     ↘Computing a rigid rotating disk on which… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 18 platter — See: HAND SOMETHING TO ONE ON A SILVER PLATTER …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 19 platter — See: HAND SOMETHING TO ONE ON A SILVER PLATTER …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 20 Platter — Magnetplatte; HDD; Plattenlaufwerk; Harddisk; Platte (umgangssprachlich); Festplatte * * * Plạtter,   1) Felix, schweizerischer Mediziner und Schriftsteller, * Basel 28. 10. 1536, ✝ ebenda 28. 7. 1614, Sohn von 2); war seit 1571 Stadtarzt und …

    Universal-Lexikon


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