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DISH

(dish),

dish

(dish),
A shallow container, usually of concave form.

dish

(dish) a shallow vessel of glass or other material for laboratory work.
Petri dish  a shallow glass dish for growing bacterial cultures.

DISH

Abbreviation for diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis.
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I would prefer a piece of nice cod to a dishful of caviar, but that is my taste.
A dishful of vegetables was provided -nice, buttery, boiled potatoes, more crunchy green beans and gorgeously sweet and moreish roast parsnips.
95), an oily dishful that was overwhelmed by seriously poky cheese with not enough to lighten it.