Definition of plate

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  • home plate

    noun artifact

    (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score

  • plate

    noun artifact

    a sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic

  • plate

    noun artifact

    a full-page illustration (usually on slick paper)

  • plate

    noun artifact

    dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten

  • plate

    noun quantity

    the quantity contained in a plate

  • plate

    noun object

    a rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly

  • plate

    noun food

    the thin under portion of the forequarter

  • plate

    noun food

    a main course served on a plate

  • plate

    noun body

    any flat platelike body structure or part

  • plate

    noun artifact

    the positively charged electrode in a vacuum tube

  • plate

    noun artifact

    a flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded

  • plate

    noun artifact

    structural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage

  • plate

    noun artifact

    a shallow receptacle for collection in church

  • plate

    noun artifact

    a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

  • denture

    noun artifact

    a dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth

  • plate

    verb contact

    coat with a layer of metal

Words that start with plate

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