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rostra

noun
variants: or rostrums
plural of rostrum

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a level usually raised surface
  • stood on a rostrum to address the huge crowd

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“Rostra.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rostra. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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