Tablebook to Tackle

(Ta"ble*book`) n. A tablet; a notebook.

Put into your tablebook whatever you judge worthy.

(Ta"ble*cloth`) n. A cloth for covering a table, especially one with which a table is covered before the dishes, etc., are set on for meals.

Table d'hôte
(||Ta"ble d'hôte") (ta"bl' dot`); pl. Tables d'hôte [F., literally, table of the landlord.] A common table for guests at a hotel; an ordinary.

(Ta"ble-land`) n. A broad, level, elevated area of land; a plateau.

The toppling crags of Duty scaled,
Are close upon the shining table-lands
To which our God himself is moon and sun.

(Ta"ble*man) n.; pl. Tablemen A man at draughts; a piece used in playing games at tables. See Table, n., 10. [R.] Bacon.

(Ta"ble*ment) n. (Arch.) A table. [Obs.]

Tablements and chapters of pillars.

(Ta"bler) n.

1. One who boards. [Obs.]

2. One who boards others for hire. [Obs.] B. Jonson.

(Ta"ble*spoon`) n. A spoon of the largest size commonly used at the table; — distinguished from teaspoon, dessert spoon, etc.

(Ta"ble*spoon`ful) n.; pl. Tablespoonfuls As much as a tablespoon will hold; enough to fill a tablespoon. It is usually reckoned as one half of a fluid ounce, or four fluid drams.

(Ta"blet) n. [F. tablette, dim. of table. See Table.]

1. A small table or flat surface.

2. A flat piece of any material on which to write, paint, draw, or engrave; also, such a piece containing an inscription or a picture.

3. Hence, a small picture; a miniature. [Obs.]

4. pl. A kind of pocket memorandum book.

5. A flattish cake or piece; as, tablets of arsenic were formerly worn as a preservative against the plague.

6. (Pharm.) A solid kind of electuary or confection, commonly made of dry ingredients with sugar, and usually formed into little flat squares; — called also lozenge, and troche, especially when of a round or rounded form.

(Ta"ble*ware`) n. Ware, or articles collectively, for table use.

(Ta"bling) n.

1. A forming into tables; a setting down in order.

  By PanEris using Melati.

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