a flat slab of stone, clay, or wood, used esp. for an inscription.
a small disk or cylinder of a compressed solid substance, typically a measured amount of a medicine or drug; a pill.
a writing pad.
another term for table (sense 3).
Small slab or panel
set into or attached to a wall or other large mass, often framed, and carrying an inscription, usually commemorative.2.
Horizontal capping or coping
. See also tabling
slab for an inscription or carving XIV; slab or panel for a painting XVI; sheet or leaf or (pl.) a set of them for writing on XVII; flat cake, lozenge XVI. — OF. tablete
); Rom. dim. of L. tabula TABLE
; see -ET
tablet (tab-lit) n.
(in pharmacy) a small disc containing one or more drugs, made by compressing a powdered form of the drug(s). It is usually taken by mouth.