pallet

Definitions

Commerce

  • noun a flat wooden base on which goods can be stacked for easy handling by a fork-lift truck, and on which they remain for the whole of their transportation

Construction

Food

  • noun a standardised platform or open-ended box, usually made of wood, that allows mechanical handling of bulk goods during transport and storage

Military

  • noun a wooden platform, designed to provide a firm base for a heavy load

Publishing

  • noun a tool used for blind tooling on rounded leather backs
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