A platitude is an unoriginal statement that has been used so many times that it is considered almost meaningless and pointless, even though it is presented as important.
When one thing displaces another, it takes its position or place and forces that other thing to leave.
standard formulations uniformly found in certain types of legal documents or news stories
armor plate that protects the chest
coat with a layer of metal
a relatively flat highland
the quantity contained in a plate
tiny bits of protoplasm found in vertebrate blood
a raised horizontal surface
a heavy precious metallic element
of or relating to or characteristic of Plato or his philosophy
a large shallow dish used for serving food
small densely furred aquatic monotreme of Australia and Tasmania having a broad bill and tail and webbed feet
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