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SILVER PLATE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does silver plate mean? 

SILVER PLATE (noun)
  The noun SILVER PLATE has 2 senses:

1. tableware that is plated with silver
2. a thin layer of silver deposited on something

  Familiarity information: SILVER PLATE used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SILVER PLATE (noun)


Sense 1silver plate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Tableware that is plated with silver

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("silver plate" is a kind of...):

tableware (articles for use at the table (dishes and silverware and glassware))


Sense 2silver plate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A thin layer of silver deposited on something

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("silver plate" is a kind of...):

metal plating; plating (a thin coating of metal deposited on a surface)


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