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English definition of “nameplate”

nameplate

noun [C]     /ˈneɪm.pleɪt/
a piece of metal or plastic fastened onto something to show who owns it, who has made it, or who lives or works there: There was a brass nameplate outside the door saying Dr A. Aslan.Information and messages
(Definition of nameplate noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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