Translation: from spanish

tablet of stone

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  • tablet — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. slab, stone, memorial; slate, plaque, signboard; pad, booklet; pill, lozenge, pastille, wafer. See horizontal, record. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A thin piece of material with an inscription] Syn. slab,… …   English dictionary for students

  • stone — n 1. pebble, lapillus, rock, boulder; flint, slate, granite, adamant; crag, tor; gravel, lava, scoria; shale, bluestone, sandstone. 2. slab, flagstone, paving stone, cobblestone, building stone, cornerstone; monolith, obelisk. 3. precious stone,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Tablet weaving — (often card weaving in the United States) is a weaving technique where tablets, also called cards , are used to create the shed the weft is passed through. It is generally used to make narrow work such as belts or straps.The origins of this… …   Wikipedia

  • tablet — ► NOUN 1) a slab of stone, clay, or wood on which an inscription is written. 2) a pill in the shape of a disc or cylinder, containing a compressed drug or medicine. 3) Brit. a small flat piece of soap. ORIGIN Old French tablete, from Latin tabula …   English terms dictionary

  • tablet — (n.) early 14c., slab or flat surface for an inscription (especially the two Mosaic tables of stone), from O.Fr. tablete (13c.), dim. of table slab (see TABLE (Cf. table) (n.)). The meaning lozenge, pill is first recorded 1580s; that of pad of… …   Etymology dictionary

  • tablet — [tab′lit] n. [ME tablette < MFr tablete, dim. of table: see TABLE] 1. a thin, flat piece of stone, wood, metal, etc. shaped for a specific purpose 2. such a piece with an inscription, used as a memorial wall panel; plaque 3. a) a smooth, flat… …   English World dictionary

  • tablet */*/ — UK [ˈtæblət] / US noun [countable] Word forms tablet : singular tablet plural tablets 1) a) a small hard round piece of medicine that you swallow indigestion/headache/antidepressant tablets take a tablet: Take two tablets a day, with food. in… …   English dictionary

  • tablet — tab|let [ tæblət ] noun count ** 1. ) a small hard round piece of medicine that you swallow: PILL: indigestion/headache/antidepressant tablets take a tablet: Take two tablets a day, with food. in tablet form: The treatment is now available in… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tablet — [[t]tæ̱blət[/t]] tablets 1) N COUNT: oft n N A tablet is a small solid round mass of medicine which you swallow. It s time for your tablets, dear... It is never a good idea to take sleeping tablets regularly for this kind of wakefulness. Syn:… …   English dictionary

  • tablet — noun 1 (esp. BrE) pill ⇨ See also ↑pill ADJECTIVE ▪ Ecstasy, paracetamol, sleeping, vitamin, etc. ▪ Take two paracetamol tablets with water. VERB + TABLET …   Collocations dictionary

  • stone — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 hard solid substance ADJECTIVE ▪ heavy ▪ hard ▪ rough, smooth ▪ weathered ▪ carve …   Collocations dictionary

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