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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

[Co]

1 The masonry platform on which a building is constructed.

2 A raised platform or dais from which speeches or orations are made.

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podium

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 52 words.

meaning ‘a raised platform or base (e.g. for a speaker or orchestral conductor)’, has the plural form podiums or (occasionally)

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podium

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 69 words.

/ˈpəʊdɪəm/. Plural podiums or, much less usually, podia. See -um 3. It is as well to be aware that in both BrE and AmE ...

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podium

Edited by Robert Allen.

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 22 words.

meaning ‘a raised platform or base (e.g. for a speaker or orchestral conductor)’, has the plural form podiums or (occasionally)

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podium

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

[Co]

1 The masonry platform on which a building is constructed.

2 A raised platform or dais from which speeches or orations are made.

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podium

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 68 words.

1 Continuous pedestal with base, plinth, die, and cornice, such as used to support an Order

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podium

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 12 words.

A platform that is slightly raised above its surroundings.

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podium

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 232 words.

= (1) a low wall serving as an architectural foundation; (2) a raised platform that a speaker or orchestra conductor

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Podium

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 8 words.

Raised platform, base or pedestal.

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podium

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 211 words.

• columbium • erbium, terbium, ytterbium • scandium • compendium • palladium, radium, stadium, vanadium • medium,

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 208 words.

• columbium • erbium, terbium, ytterbium • scandium • compendium • palladium, radium, stadium, vanadium • medium,

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podium

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 25 words.

[Co]

1 The masonry platform on which a building is constructed.

2 A raised platform or dais from which speeches

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podium

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 21 words.

projecting base XVIII; (zool.) fore or hind foot XIX. — L., elevated place, balcony — Gr. pódion, dim. of

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James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 67 words.

1. Continuous *pedestal with *base, *plinth, *die, and *cornice, such as

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From the Podium to the Second Row

Christopher Grobe.

in This Business of Words

November 2016; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 8549 words.

“From the Podium to the Second Row” argues that Sexton’s readings deserve to be remembered as performance, at least in this more-than-theatrical sense, and (assured of this caveat) Sexton...

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podium <i>noun</i>

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur.

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 96 words.

M18 Latin (= elevated place, balcony from Greek podion diminutive of pous, pod- foot).

1 M18 A raised

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Introduction: An Archimedean Podium

Sonja Boos.

in Speaking the Unspeakable in Postwar Germany

December 2014; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 10392 words.

This book explores how major literary and cultural figures of the 1950s and 1960s helped shape the public discourse on the Holocaust in postwar Germany. Focusing on public speeches given by...

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Mesalazine in left-sided ulcerative colitis: Efficacy analyses from the PODIUM trial on maintenance of remission and mucosal healing

Bernd Bokemeyer, Daan Hommes, Ivo Gill, Per Broberg and Axel Dignass.

in Journal of Crohn's and Colitis

May 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. 4008 words.

Abstract

Background and aim: Left-sided colitis is the most prevalent subtype of ulcerative colitis, a chronic inflammatory disease of the...

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Security experts take to the podium

in ITNOW

March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computing. 0 words.

Continuing its series of highly successful annual IT security conferences, BCS Birmingham Branch is holding its fourth consecutive one day conference, SECON 2006, at the Lakeside Conference...

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From Podium to Pen and Paper: 72 Hour Hold as Commentary, Critique, and Catharsis

Osizwe Raena Jamila Harwell.

in This Woman's Work

June 2016; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Movements and Social Change. 13182 words.

Chapter four considers the direct relationship between Campbell’s final novel, 72 Hour Hold, and her activist work with the NAMI-Urban LA. The novel is examined for Campbell’s recurring...

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P360 Symptom resolution and clinical remission in patients with mild-to-moderate ulcerative colitis: analysis of the PODIUM trial

A. Dignass, B. Bokemeyer, M. Mross and M. Oudkerk Pool.

in Journal of Crohn's and Colitis

February 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

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