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estrade

[e-strahd] /ɛˈstrɑd/
noun
1.
a slightly raised platform in a room or hall.
2.
a platform, as for a throne or bed of state.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700; < French < Spanish estrado part of a room in which a carpet is spread < Latin strātum; see stratum
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British Dictionary definitions for estrade

estrade

/ɪsˈtrɑːd/
noun
1.
a dais or raised platform
Word Origin
C17: from French, from Spanish estrado carpeted floor, from Latin: stratum
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