\plˈatfɔːm], \plˈatfɔːm], \p_l_ˈa_t_f_ɔː_m]\
Definitions of PLATFORM
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- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
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- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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A plan; a raised level space, natural or artificial; any level scaffold or floor of timber raised above the usual level; the flat roof of a building on the outside; the place where guns are mounted on a fortress or battery; the raised part at a railway station for landing passengers and goods; the place set aside for the speakers at a public meeting, raised above the floor; an extended basis, as, "on the platform of civil liberty"; a plan or scheme of united action, as in politics, or for subserving party or sectarian purposes; a declaration of principles to which the adhesion of a party is declared.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [English] A frame-work of timber or boards horizontally joined, so as to form a conspicuous or elevated standing place;â€”the sketch of any object delineated horizontally;â€”an elevated ground or floor of earth or stone on which artillery is planted;â€”a terrace or walk in front of a castle, fort, & c.;â€”an equal position or standing; possession of equal right or privilege;â€”the groundwork of a plan or design; basis of a scheme;â€”the programme of opinions or principles which a political candidate or party adopt as a ground of public action;â€”the raised part of a hall or place of public meeting on which the chairman and speakers stand;â€”the landing place at a railway station.