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platform

plat·form

platform

 
 
pronunciation:
plaet form
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a raised, level surface used as a stage.
The school had a special platform built for our talent show.
synonyms:
stage, stand
similar words:
dais, pulpit
definition 2: any raised surface used as a place to stand.
The railroad platform was crowded with people waiting for the next train.
synonyms:
dock, landing
similar words:
stand
definition 3: the stated ideas and goals of a political party or person running for public office.
The people who agree with Ms. Smith's platform will vote for her in the election.
synonyms:
plan, policy, procedure, program
similar words:
plank, position, principle
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