noun, U.S. Army.
the senior noncommissioned officer in a platoon, equivalent to sergeant first class.
[plaht-doich] /ˈplɑtˌdɔɪtʃ/ noun 1. the Low German vernacular dialects spoken in northern Germany. /German ˈplatdɔytʃ/ noun 1. another name for Low German “Low German dialect of northern Germany,” 1814, from German, from Dutch platduits, literally “flat (or low) German,” from plat “flat, plain, clear” + duits “German” (see Dutch). In contrast to the speech of […]
[plat] /plæt/ noun 1. a river flowing E from the junction of the North and South Platte rivers in central Nebraska to the Missouri River S of Omaha. 310 miles (500 km) long. /plæt/ noun 1. a river system of the central US, formed by the confluence of the North Platte and South Platte at […]
/ˈplatəˌlant/ noun 1. the platteland, (in South Africa) the country districts or rural areas
[plat-er] /ˈplæt ər/ noun 1. a large, shallow dish, usually elliptical in shape, for holding and serving food, especially meat or fish. 2. a course of a meal, usually consisting of a variety of foods served on the same plate. 3. Slang. a phonograph record. 4. Movie Slang. a part of a motion-picture projector, consisting […]