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noun [countable]     podium pronunciation in American English
/ˈpoʊdiəm/
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  1. 1
    a small raised area where someone stands to give a speech or conduct an orchestra

    Nicholson stepped up to the podium and took a bow.

  2. 2
    American a tall box with a top that slopes, used for resting documents on
 
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