platform balance

noun

Definition of platform balance

: a balance having a platform on which objects are weighed

called also platform scale

First Known Use of platform balance

1811, in the meaning defined above

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“Platform balance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/platform%20balance. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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