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Polish translation of “plate”


noun     /pleɪt/
FOOD [C] A1 a flat, round object which is used for putting food on
a dinner plate a plate of biscuitsDishes, bowls, cups and glasses
METAL/GLASS [C] a flat piece of metal or glass
płyta, proteza
I had a metal plate put in my knee after the accident.Building materials
gold/silver plate metal with a thin layer of gold or silver on top
pozłacany/posrebrzany metal
Metals and metalworkingChemical elementsMineralogy
PICTURE [C] a picture in a book
→ See also L-plate, license plate, number platePrinting and word processingPhotographyPictures
(Definition of plate noun from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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