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 [plat´form]
a flat horizontal surface higher than the level of the areas around it.
force platform a small platform that measures variations in downward force between different points on its surface, for assessing stability of stance and posture as a person stands on it. Called also force plate.
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The pre-loved clothing online platform is to be introduced in three phases: school session 2019-2020, nurseries and primary schools; 2020-2021, extending to high schools; and 2020-2021, inclusion of prom dresses and prom suits in the scheme.
It became popular in 2009, with the rise of online platforms, such as Kickstarter, Indiegogo, GoFundMe, among others.
"Our target is to outlaw some of the most unfair practices and create a benchmark for transparency, at the same time safeguarding the great advantages of online platforms both for consumers and for businesses," EU digital chief Andrus Ansip said in the Reuters report.
He expressed hope to benefit from his experience in designing a user-friendly online platform for job creation under National Job Programme.
Avantida, an online platform designed to help streamline traditional container logistics, announced that Maersk has started to offer "street-turn" services on their platform in the United States and Canada.
A central component of the SheTrades Initiative, which aims to connect 3 million women entrepreneurs to markets, the online platform makes it easier for women entrepreneur and women-owned companies to reach out to potential buyers and vice versa.
15, 2018, 2,664 contracts for the purchase of GM Uzbekistan cars were signed through the Uzavtosavdo online platform, the Uzbek automaker said in its Telegram channel.
One year has passed since the launch of the Bank of Business Partners online platform. The platform's functions have been significantly improved since it was launched.
Last week the Saradar Collection archive launched its online platform, with the aim of sharing a previously private collection.
Charles Wilson, Tesco's chief executive for the UK & Ireland, said: "We want to offer our customers the ability to buy groceries and non-food products in one place and that's why we are focusing our investment into one online platform.
Muscat: Google has launched an online platform -- Maharat min Google -- in the Middle East, to address the growing skills gap and to help ensure that opportunities created by technology are available to everyone in the region.
In 2016, restaurant chain, KFC and South Africa's chain of sea food restaurant, Ocean Basket partnered with online platform Hellofood to sell food online.

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