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

 tab·let /ˈtæblət/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 tab·let /ˈtæblət/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ta·blet n.
 1. A small table or flat surface.
 2. A flat piece of any material on which to write, paint, draw, or engrave; also, such a piece containing an inscription or a picture.
 3. Hence, a small picture; a miniature. [Obs.]
 4. pl. A kind of pocket memorandum book.
 5. A flattish cake or piece; as, tablets of arsenic were formerly worn as a preservative against the plague.
 6. Pharm. A solid kind of electuary or confection, commonly made of dry ingredients with sugar, and usually formed into little flat squares; -- called also lozenge, and troche, especially when of a round or rounded form.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a slab of stone or wood suitable for bearing an inscription
      2: a number of sheets of paper fastened together along one edge
         [syn: pad, pad of paper]
      3: a small flat compressed cake of some substance; "a tablet of
      4: a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet [syn: pill,
          lozenge, tab]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    probably a string of beads worn round the neck (Ex. 35:22; Num.
    31:50). In Isa. 3:20 the Hebrew word means a perfume-box, as it
    is rendered in the Revised Version.