table is part of the Basic English 850.
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table is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
table

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NounEdit

Singular
table

Plural
tables

 
a table (1)
 
a table (2)
  1. A raised flat surface.
    He sat at the table to eat.
  2. A list of information in rows and columns.
    He looked at the data table.

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VerbEdit

Plain form
table

Third-person singular
tables

Past tense
tabled

Past participle
tabled

Present participle
tabling

  1. To propose in a meeting.
    We will table a new motion.
  2. To end or postpone in a meeting.
    I vote to table discussion.

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