Definition of Plate. Meaning of Plate. Synonyms of Plate

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Definition of Plate

Plate
Plate Plate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Plated; p. pr. & vb. n. Plating.] 1. To cover or overlay with gold, silver, or other metals, either by a mechanical process, as hammering, or by a chemical process, as electrotyping. 2. To cover or overlay with plates of metal; to arm with metal for defense. Thus plated in habiliments of war. --Shak. 3. To adorn with plated metal; as, a plated harness. 4. To beat into thin, flat pieces, or lamin[ae]. 5. To calender; as, to plate paper.

Meaning of Plate from wikipedia

- dining Plate, the content of such a plate (for example: rice plate) Plate, to present food, on a plate Plate, a forequarter cut of beef Plate, Germany...
- Plate tectonics (from the Late Latin: tectonicus, from the Ancient Gr****: τεκτονικός, lit. 'pertaining to building') is a scientific theory describing...
- vehicle registration plate, also known as a number plate (British English), license plate (American English), or licence plate (Canadian English), is...
- The epiphyseal plate (or epiphysial plate, physis, or growth plate) is a hyaline cartilage plate in the metaphysis at each end of a long bone. It is the...
- The Indian Plate or India Plate is a major tectonic plate straddling the equator in the eastern hemisphere. Originally a part of the ancient continent...
- A sill plate or sole plate in construction and architecture is the bottom horizontal member of a wall or building to which vertical members are attached...
- Registrants provided their own license plates for display until 1914, when the state began to issue plates. Plates are currently issued by the California...
- in area, the Caribbean Plate borders the North American Plate, the South American Plate, the Nazca Plate and the Cocos Plate. These borders are regions...
- Automatic number-plate recognition (ANPR; see also other names below) is a technology that uses optical character recognition on images to read vehicle...
- A hot plate is a portable self-contained tabletop small appliance cooktop that features one, two or more electric heating elements or gas burners. A hot...
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