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bantawan [ban.ta.wan.] : platform (n.); stage (n.)
Synonyms: entablado

Derivatives of bantawan

n. (artifact)1. platforma raised horizontal surface.; "the speaker mounted the platform"
~ auction block, blocka platform from which an auctioneer sells.; "they put their paintings on the block"
~ bandstand, outdoor stage, standa platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air.
~ catwalknarrow platform extending out into an auditorium.; "models displayed clothes on a catwalk at the fashion show"
~ crow's nestplatform for a lookout at or near the top of a mast.
~ ambo, dais, podium, pulpit, rostrum, soapbox, stumpa platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it.
~ deckany of various platforms built into a vessel.
~ loading dock, docka platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded.
~ fly floor, fly gallerya narrow raised platform at the side of a stage in a theater; stagehands can work the ropes controlling equipment in the flies.
~ footboarda narrow platform on which to stand or brace the feet.
~ footplatethe platform in the cab of a locomotive on which the engineer stands to operate the controls.
~ foretopa platform at the head of a foremast.
~ horizontal surface, levela flat surface at right angles to a plumb line.; "park the car on the level"
~ landingan intermediate platform in a staircase.
~ landing stageplatform from which passengers and cargo can be (un)loaded.
~ launch area, launch pad, launching pad, launchpad, pada platform from which rockets or space craft are launched.
~ monkey bridgea high narrow platform above a deck or in an engine room or boiler room.
~ palleta portable platform for storing or moving goods that are stacked on it.
~ pier, wharf, wharfage, docka platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats.
~ ringa platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle.
~ runwaya narrow platform extending from the stage into the audience in a theater or nightclub etc..
~ scaffolda platform from which criminals are executed (hanged or beheaded).
~ stagea large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience.; "he clambered up onto the stage and got the actors to help him into the box"
~ microscope stage, stagea small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination.
~ stairheadplatform at the top of a staircase.
~ topplatform surrounding the head of a lower mast.
~ turntablea circular horizontal platform that rotates a phonograph record while it is being played.
~ turntablea rotatable platform with a track; used to turn locomotives and cars.
n. (communication)2. platform, political platform, political program, programa document stating the aims and principles of a political party.; "their candidate simply ignored the party platform"; "they won the election even though they offered no positive program"
~ document, papers, written documentwriting that provides information (especially information of an official nature).
~ plankan endorsed policy in the platform of a political party.
n. (artifact)3. platformthe combination of a particular computer and a particular operating system.
~ computer, computing device, computing machine, data processor, electronic computer, information processing systema machine for performing calculations automatically.
~ adp system, adps, automatic data processing system, computer system, computing systema system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage.
~ operating system, os(computer science) software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services.
n. (artifact)4. platform, weapons platformany military structure or vehicle bearing weapons.
~ gun enclosure, gun turret, turreta self-contained weapons platform housing guns and capable of rotation.
~ structure, constructiona thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts.; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
~ armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machinethe military forces of a nation.; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
n. (artifact)5. chopine, platforma woman's shoe with a very high thick sole.
~ shoefootwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material.
n. (time)1. phase, stageany distinct time period in a sequence of events.; "we are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected"
~ diakinesisthe final stage of the prophase of meiosis.
~ diplotenethe fourth stage of the prophase of meiosis.
~ leptotenethe first stage of the prophase of meiosis.
~ pachytenethe third stage of the prophase of meiosis.
~ phase of cell divisiona stage in meiosis or mitosis.
~ zygotenethe second stage of the prophase of meiosis.
~ period, period of time, time periodan amount of time.; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
~ anal phase, anal stage(psychoanalysis) the second sexual and social stage of a child's development during which bowel control is learned.
~ genital phase, genital stage(psychoanalysis) the fifth sexual and social stage in a person's development occurring during adolescence; interest focuses on sexual activity.
~ latency period, latency phase, latency stage(psychoanalysis) the fourth period (from about age 5 or 6 until puberty) during which sexual interests are supposed to be sublimated into other activities.
~ oral phase, oral stage(psychoanalysis) the first sexual and social stage of an infant's development; the mouth is the focus of the libido and satisfaction comes from suckling and chewing and biting.
~ phallic phase, phallic stage(psychoanalysis) the third stage in a child's development when awareness of and manipulation of the genitals is supposed to be a primary source of pleasure.
~ chapterany distinct period in history or in a person's life.; "the industrial revolution opened a new chapter in British history"; "the divorce was an ugly chapter in their relationship"
~ incubation(pathology) the phase in the development of an infection between the time a pathogen enters the body and the time the first symptoms appear.
~ fertile period, fertile phasethe time in the menstrual cycle when fertilization is most likely to be possible (7 days before to 7 days after ovulation).
~ menstrual phasethe phase of the menstrual cycle during which the lining of the uterus is shed (the first day of menstrual flow is considered day 1 of the menstrual cycle).
~ musthan annual phase of heightened sexual excitement in the males of certain large mammals (especially elephants); is associated with discharge from a gland between the eye and ear.; "the frenzied elephant was in musth"
~ luteal phase, secretory phasethe second half of the menstrual cycle after ovulation; the corpus luteum secretes progesterone which prepares the endometrium for the implantation of an embryo; if fertilization does not occur then menstrual flow begins.
~ generationa stage of technological development or innovation.; "the third generation of computers"
~ apogee, culminationa final climactic stage.; "their achievements stand as a culmination of centuries of development"
~ seedtimeany time of new development.
~ safe periodthat time during a woman's menstrual cycle during which conception is least likely to occur (usually immediately before of after menstruation).
n. (state)2. degree, level, point, stagea specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process.; "a remarkable degree of frankness"; "at what stage are the social sciences?"
~ statethe way something is with respect to its main attributes.; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
~ ladderascending stages by which somebody or something can progress.; "he climbed the career ladder"
~ acme, meridian, summit, tiptop, elevation, height, pinnacle, superlative, peak, topthe highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development.; "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty"; "the artist's gifts are at their acme"; "at the height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame"; "the summit of his ambition"; "so many highest superlatives achieved by man"; "at the top of his profession"
~ extentthe point or degree to which something extends.; "the extent of the damage"; "the full extent of the law"; "to a certain extent she was right"
~ resultant, end pointthe final point in a process.
~ standard of life, standard of livinga level of material comfort in terms of goods and services available to someone or some group.; "they enjoyed the highest standard of living in the country"; "the lower the standard of living the easier it is to introduce an autocratic production system"
~ planea level of existence or development.; "he lived on a worldly plane"
~ state of the artthe highest degree of development of an art or technique at a particular time.; "the state of the art in space travel"
~ ultimacy, ultimatenessthe state or degree of being ultimate; the final or most extreme in degree or size or time or distance,.; "the ultimacy of these social values"
~ quickeningthe stage of pregnancy at which the mother first feels the movements of the fetus.
~ climaxthe most severe stage of a disease.
n. (artifact)3. stagea large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience.; "he clambered up onto the stage and got the actors to help him into the box"
~ downstagethe front half of the stage (as seen from the audience).
~ mise en scene, stage setting, settingarrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted.
~ platforma raised horizontal surface.; "the speaker mounted the platform"
~ forestage, proscenium, apronthe part of a modern theater stage between the curtain and the orchestra (i.e., in front of the curtain).
~ theater, theatre, housea building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented.; "the house was full"
~ theater stage, theatre stagea stage in a theater on which actors can perform.
~ upstagethe rear part of the stage.
~ backstage, offstage, winga stage area out of sight of the audience.
~ right stage, stage rightthe part of the stage on the actor's right as the actor faces the audience.
~ left stage, stage leftthe part of the stage on the actor's left as the actor faces the audience.
n. (communication)4. stagethe theater as a profession (usually `the stage').; "an early movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the contemporary stage"
~ dramatic art, dramaturgy, dramatics, theater, theatrethe art of writing and producing plays.
n. (artifact)5. stage, stagecoacha large coach-and-four formerly used to carry passengers and mail on regular routes between towns.; "we went out of town together by stage about ten or twelve miles"
~ coach-and-four, four-in-hand, coacha carriage pulled by four horses with one driver.
n. (act)6. leg, stagea section or portion of a journey or course.; "then we embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise"
~ travel, traveling, travellingthe act of going from one place to another.; "he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel"
~ journey, journeyingthe act of traveling from one place to another.
~ fare-stagea section along the route of a bus for which the fare is the same.
n. (location)7. stageany scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing something.; "All the world's a stage"; "it set the stage for peaceful negotiations"
~ scenethe place where some action occurs.; "the police returned to the scene of the crime"
n. (artifact)8. microscope stage, stagea small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination.
~ platforma raised horizontal surface.; "the speaker mounted the platform"
v. (creation)9. present, represent, stageperform (a play), especially on a stage.; "we are going to stage `Othello'"
~ performing artsarts or skills that require public performance.
~ re-createcreate anew.; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"
~ localise, localize, set, placelocate.; "The film is set in Africa"
v. (creation)10. arrange, stageplan, organize, and carry out (an event).; "the neighboring tribe staged an invasion"
~ initiate, pioneertake the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of.; "This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"
~ dogfightarrange for an illegal dogfight.
~ tee upmake detailed arrangements or preparations.
~ phasearrange in phases or stages.; "phase a withdrawal"