Some articles on table, tables:
... A writing table (French bureau plat) has a series of drawers directly under the surface of the table, to contain writing implements, so that it may serve as a desk ... In form, a writing table is a pedestal desk without the pedestals, having legs instead to hold it up ... This is why such tables are sometimes called leg desks ...
... 8 May 1935 ... Newport Gwent Dragons 13 – 27 Ospreys Rodney Parade Attendance 6,438 11 May 1910 ... Cardiff Blues 27 – 11 Leinster Cardiff Arms Park Attendance 10,320 11 May 1910 ... Llanelli Scarlets 19 – 10 Connacht Stradey Park Attendance 5,204 11 May 1930 ... Ulster 16 – 10 Edinburgh Ravenhill Attendance 7,429 12 May 1730 ... Border Reivers 16 – 24 Ospreys Netherdale Attendance 1,837 12 May 1730 ... Munster 38 – 20 Glasgow Warriors Musgrave Park Attendance 3,311. ...
... King Arthur's Round Table is a Neolithic henge in the village of Eamont Bridge within the English county of Cumbria, around 2 km south east of Penrith ... Another henge called the Little Round Table stood 200m to the south but was destroyed in the 19th century ...
... A Table to find the Height of the Pole, the Magnetical Declination being given (London, 1602, 4to) "Tables for the Improvement of Navigation", printed in the second edition of Edward ... contains a reconstruction of this table) Trigonometria Britannica (Goudae, 1633, folio) (http//locomat.loria.fr contains a reconstruction of this table) two Letters to Archbishop Henry ...
... Whenever a player loses all his chips and gets eliminated, his table shrinks ... To combat the constant shrinking of tables and avoid having tables play with varying numbers of players, players are moved between tables, with unnecessary tables getting closed as the tournament progresses ... all remaining players are seated on just one table, known as the "final table" ...
More definitions of "table":
- (verb): Hold back to a later time.
Synonyms: postpone, prorogue, hold over, put over, shelve, set back, defer, remit, put off
- (noun): A set of data arranged in rows and columns.
Example: "See table 1"
Synonyms: tabular array
- (noun): Food or meals in general.
Example: "She sets a fine table"
- (noun): Flat tableland with steep edges.
- (noun): A piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs.
Example: "It was a sturdy table"
- (noun): A company of people assembled at a table for a meal or game.
Example: "He entertained the whole table with his witty remarks"
Famous quotes containing the word table:
“A child who is not rigorously instructed in the matter of table manners is a child whose future is being dealt with cavalierly. A person who makes an admirals hat out of linen napkins is not going to be in wild social demand.”
—Fran Lebowitz (20th century)
“Language was vigorous because, because ... editors usually laid all the cards on the table so as to leave their hands ... free for more persuasive arguments! The citizenry at large retaliated as best they could.”
—State of Utah, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)
“Comes the time when its later
and onto your table the headwaiter
puts the bill,”
—Robert Creeley (b. 1926)