- solid ground on which artillery pieces are mounted.
- a metal stand or base attached to certain types of artillery pieces.
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Origin of platform
OTHER WORDS FROM platformplat·form·less, adjective
Words nearby platform
Example sentences from the Web for platform
The platform is designed to track cannabis from seed to sale with a deep focus on compliance.Canix aims to ease cannabis cultivators’ regulatory bookkeeping|Matt Burns|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
In fact, it’s one of the most popular ways to advertise products and business on the platform.
The Yelp report makes the shocking statement that 60% of businesses on the platform, that closed since March, are now permanently closed.Facebook Business Suite is a new cross-app management tool for SMBs|Greg Sterling|September 17, 2020|Search Engine Land
As the platform has changed over the last decade, so has the publisher’s understanding of what works.How The Economist has tripled the number of subscribers driven by LinkedIn|Lucinda Southern|September 14, 2020|Digiday
Facebook Shop has onboarded major e-commerce platforms, such as Shopify, to enable small businesses to feature products for direct purchase via in-feed ads.The race to frictionless consumer journeys is expanding beyond marketplaces|acuityads|September 10, 2020|Digiday
And it must make sure that the platform of debate where we can freely exchange ideas is safe and sound.Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Our Duty Is to Keep Charlie Hebdo Alive|Ayaan Hirsi Ali|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Some men have used their declared allyship to build their own platform rather than that of the women they claim to support.
Dynamo is a platform that gives Turkers a collective voice and, consequently, the chance to drive change.Amazon’s Turkers Kick Off the First Crowdsourced Labor Guild|Kevin Zawacki|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He used these markers as a platform to introduce new type of art market to post-war Japan.
Because of this, no one on her campaign staff will let Alicia run on a platform of truth.The Good Wife’s Religion Politics: Voters Have No Faith in Alicia's Atheism|Regina Lizik|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This was hoisted up bodily and placed on an auctioneer's platform which Mike had found tilted back against the wall in the cellar.Felix O'Day|F. Hopkinson Smith
At this instant the door flew open, and the fight was transferred to the platform, the light and the open air.The Deerslayer|James Fenimore Cooper
Then he came out on the platform, and sank down on a bench, with his grip at his feet.First at the North Pole|Edward Stratemeyer
Rose pointed out to me Mrs. Shelton, seated conspicuously in front of the platform, facing the lecturer.The Home Life of Poe|Susan Archer Weiss
After Adoniram had driven away, they sat in a row on a bench on the platform, with their baggage around them.Jane Field|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
British Dictionary definitions for platform
- the thick raised sole of some high-heeled shoes
- (as modifier)platform shoes
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Cultural definitions for platform (1 of 2)
A political party's or candidate's written statement of principles and plans. A platform is usually developed by a committee at the party convention during a presidential campaign.