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Translation of "plate" - English-Spanish dictionary

plate

noun /pleit/
a shallow dish for holding food etc plato china plates. a sheet of metal etc placa The ship was built of steel plates. articles made of, or plated with, usually gold or silver vajilla a collection of gold plate. a flat piece of metal inscribed with eg a name, for fixing to a door, or with a design etc, for use in printing. placa an illustration in a book, usually on glossy paper lámina, grabado The book has ten full-colour plates. (also dental plate) a piece of plastic that fits in the mouth with false teeth attached to it. dentadura (postiza) a sheet of glass etc coated with a sensitive film, used in photography. placa plated adjective covered with a thin layer of a different metal chapado gold-plated dishes. plateful noun the complete contents of a plate plato a plateful of potatoes two platefuls of chips. plating noun a thin covering of metal revestimiento, chapado silver-plating. plate glass noun a kind of glass made in thick sheets for windows, mirrors etc. vidrio/cristal cilindrado; luna (also adjective) a plate-glass window.
(Definition of plate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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