Meaning of TABLET in English

TABLET

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈta-blət ]

noun

Etymology: Middle English tablett, from Anglo-French tablet, diminutive of table table

Date: 14th century

1.

a. : a flat slab or plaque suited for or bearing an inscription

b. : a thin slab or one of a set of portable sheets used for writing

c. : pad 4

2.

a. : a compressed or molded block of a solid material

b. : a small mass of medicated material

an aspirin tablet

3. : graphics tablet

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.