GRE Word List

TABLET

small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall

The meaning of the word tablet is small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall.

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