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plate

noun
 
 
/pleɪt/
FOOD [C] A1 a flat, round object that 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: 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 topMetals and metalworkingChemical elementsMineralogy
PICTURE [C] a picture in a book →  See also license plate , L-plate , number plate Printing and word processingPhotographyPictures
Translations of “plate”
in Korean 접시…
in Arabic صَحْن…
in French assiette, plaque, argenterie…
in Turkish tabak, sahan, tabaka…
in Italian piatto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 盤, 盤子,碟子, 一碟…
in Russian тарелка, пластина, лист (металла…
in Polish talerz, płyta, proteza…
in Spanish plato, placa, vajilla…
in Portuguese prato…
in German die Platte, das Geschirr, das Schild…
in Catalan plat pla…
in Japanese 皿, 平皿…
in Chinese (Simplified) 盘, 盘子,碟子, 一盘…
(Definition of plate from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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