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plate

EN[pleɪt] [-eɪt]
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WPlate
  • Plate may refer to a range of objects, which have in common being thin and flat relative to their surroundings or context:
  • Plate (dishware), a broad, mainly flat vessel commonly used to serve food
  • Flat metal, such as structural steel, not as thin as sheet metal
  • Plating, the deposition of metallic layers
  • Silver plate, base metal plated with silver
  • Tableware, dishware and cutlery made of metal, especially precious metals such as silver or gold
  • Household silver
FR plate
A china plate.
A china plate.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
        • Verbs
        Related Links:
        1. fr plate
        2. fr plateau
        3. en plateau
        4. en platen
        5. en plateresque
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of plate for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "plate" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
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