Definition of Plate. Meaning of Plate. Synonyms of Plate

Definition of Plate. Meaning of Plate. Synonyms of Plate

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Plate. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Plate and, of course, Plate synonyms and on the right images related to the word Plate.

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

- tectonic plates are large plates in the Earth that may hold up water or land. In heraldry, a roundel argent (white/silver) Plate (surname) Basal plate (disambiguation)...
- Plate tectonics (from the Late Latin tectonicus, from the Gr****: τεκτονικός "pertaining to building") is a scientific theory describing the large-scale...
- vehicle registration plate, also known as a number plate (British English) or a license plate (American English), is a metal or plastic plate attached to a motor...
- 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...
- A European vehicle registration plate is a vehicle registration plate, a metal or plastic plate or plates attached to a motor vehicle or trailer for official...
- Automatic number-plate recognition (ANPR; see also other names below) is a technology that uses optical character recognition on images to read vehicle...
- Registrants had to provide their own license plates for display until 1914, when the state began to supply plates.In 1956, the U.S. states and Canadian provinces...
- In plate tectonics, a divergent boundary or divergent plate boundary (also known as a constructive boundary or an extensional boundary) is a linear feature...
- hot plate is a portable self-contained tabletop small appliance that features one, two or more electric heating elements or gas burners. A hot plate can...
- The Eurasian Plate is a tectonic plate which includes most of the continent of Eurasia (a landm**** consisting of the traditional continents of Europe...
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