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Pronunciation: /pleɪt/

Translation of plate in German:


  • 2 (metal plate with name etc.) Schild, das
  • 3 (for printing) Platte, die; (illustration) [Bild]tafel, die


  • plate sth [with gold/silver] etw. vergolden/versilbern

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