Meaning of TABLET in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈta-blət ]


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

Date: 14th century


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


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.