Wednesday, May 23, 2012

rostrum


rostrum [ ROS-truh ’m ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a dais, stage or platform that is used for public speaking
2. a beak-like, curved prow of an ancient roman ship
3. (biology)a protrusion or extension that is curved
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The rostrum was checked by the security personnel.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 You're on the rostrum so it's not the end of the world but you're one position away from greatness.