estrade

[ e-strahd ]
/ ɛˈstrɑd /
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noun

a slightly raised platform in a room or hall.
a platform, as for a throne or bed of state.

Nearby words

  1. estoril,
  2. estournelles de constant, d',
  3. estovers,
  4. estrada cabrera,
  5. estrada cabrera, manuel,
  6. estradiol,
  7. estragon,
  8. estral,
  9. estramustine phosphate sodium,
  10. estrange

Origin of estrade

1690–1700; < French < Spanish estrado part of a room in which a carpet is spread < Latin strātum; see stratum

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British Dictionary definitions for estrade

estrade

/ (ɪsˈtrɑːd) /

noun

a dais or raised platform

Word Origin for estrade

C17: from French, from Spanish estrado carpeted floor, from Latin: stratum

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