plateau

Definitions

General English

Agriculture

Commerce

  • noun a level point, e.g. when sales or costs stop increasing

Electronics

Food

  • masculine
    (written as Plateau)
    A soft cows’ milk cheese similar to Saint-Paulin and Herve. It has a smooth pungent taste and a yellow crusty rind.

Military

  • noun a wide level area of high ground

Sports

  • noun a phase in athletic development where a person’s fitness level becomes stable and it is difficult to make further improvement
  • verb to reach a point in athletic development where it is difficult to make further improvements

Travel

  • noun a French noun meaning large dish with a display of food
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