top table

An alternative, informal term for a corporation’s main *board of directors or an organization’s similar governing body.

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  • top table — noun The place assigned to the most important people at a meeting or banquet • • • Main Entry: ↑top * * * top table UK US noun [countable] [singular top table plural t …   Useful english dictionary

  • top table — n BrE the table at a formal meal, for example at a wedding, where the most important people sit American Equivalent: head table …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • top table — noun count BRITISH the table where the most important people sit at a formal meal …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • top table — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms top table : singular top table plural top tables British the table where the most important people sit at a formal meal …   English dictionary

  • top table — noun (C) BrE a table at a formal meal, for example at a wedding, where the most important people sit; head table AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • tilt-top table — noun a pedestal table whose top is hinged so that it can be tilted to a vertical position (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑tip top table, ↑tip table • Hypernyms: ↑pedestal table * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • tip-top table — noun a pedestal table whose top is hinged so that it can be tilted to a vertical position • Syn: ↑tilt top table, ↑tip table • Hypernyms: ↑pedestal table * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a table whose top is hinged to tip to a vertical position called… …   Useful english dictionary

  • draw-top table — draw table, draw top table see ↑drawing table above. • • • Main Entry: ↑draw …   Useful english dictionary

  • tilt-top table — /tilt top / a pedestal table having a top that can be tilted vertically. * * * ▪ furniture       table, the top of which is hinged to a central pedestal in such a way that it can be turned from a horizontal to a vertical position and, thereby,… …   Universalium

  • tray-top table — noun also tray table 1. : a tea table with a raised edge, rim, or gallery (as on a tray) 2. usually tray table : a low table formed by a serving tray supported by a stand …   Useful english dictionary

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