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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dish /ˈdɪʃ/
 盤,碟;盤裝菜(vt.)裝到盤子里,使成盤形

From: Network Terminology

 dish
 *碟 反射器

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dish n.
 1. A vessel, as a platter, a plate, a bowl, used for serving up food at the table.
    She brought forth butter in a lordly dish.   --Judg. v. 25.
 2. The food served in a dish; hence, any particular kind of food, especially prepared food; as, a cold dish; a warm dish; a delicious dish. “A dish fit for the gods.”
    Home-home dishes that drive one from home.   --Hood.
 3. The state of being concave, or like a dish, or the degree of such concavity; as, the dish of a wheel.
 4. A hollow place, as in a field.
 5. Mining (a) A trough about 28 inches long, 4 deep, and 6 wide, in which ore is measured. (b) That portion of the produce of a mine which is paid to the land owner or proprietor.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dished p. pr. & vb. n. Dishing.]
 1. To put in a dish, ready for the table.
 2. To make concave, or depress in the middle, like a dish; as, to dish a wheel by inclining the spokes.
 3. To frustrate; to beat; to ruin. [Low]
 To dish out.
 1. To serve out of a dish; to distribute in portions at table. 2. Arch. To hollow out, as a gutter in stone or wood. 2. to dispense freely; -- also used figuratively; as, to dish out punishment; to dish out abuse or insult.
 To dish up, to take (food) from the oven, pots, etc., and put in dishes to be served at table.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 dish
      n 1: a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding
           or serving food; "we gave them a set of dishes for a
           wedding present"
      2: a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special
         dish for dinner"
      3: the quantity that a dish will hold; "they served me a dish
         of rice" [syn: dishful]
      4: a very attractive or seductive looking woman [syn: smasher,
          stunner, knockout, beauty, ravisher, sweetheart,
          peach, lulu, looker, mantrap]
      5: directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for
         microwave or radio frequency radiation [syn: dish aerial,
          dish antenna, saucer]
      6: an activity that you like or at which you are superior;
         "chemistry is not my cup of tea"; "his bag now is learning
         to play golf"; "marriage was scarcely his dish" [syn: cup
         of tea, bag]
      v 1: provide (usually but not necessarily food); "We serve meals
           for the homeless"; "She dished out the soup at 8 P.M.";
           "The entertainers served up a lively show" [syn: serve,
            serve up, dish out, dish up]
      2: make concave; shape like a dish

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

 Dish
    for eating from (2 Kings 21:13). Judas dipped his hand with a
    "sop" or piece of bread in the same dish with our Lord, thereby
    indicating friendly intimacy (Matt. 26:23). The "lordly dish" in
    Judg. 5:25 was probably the shallow drinking cup, usually of
    brass. In Judg. 6:38 the same Hebrew word is rendered "bowl."
      The dishes of the tabernacle were made of pure gold (Ex.
    25:29; 37:16).