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Synonyms for plate

Synonyms for plate

(baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands

a full-page illustration (usually on slick paper)

dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten

the quantity contained in a plate


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a rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly

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the thin under portion of the forequarter

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a main course served on a plate

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the positively charged electrode in a vacuum tube

a flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded

structural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage

a shallow receptacle for collection in church

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a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

a dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth

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EDXA analysis of sections containing the axial plate shows deposits rich in iron, silicon, oxygen, sulfur, phosphotos, and calcium [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 2A OMITTED].
The Chaetodermatidae, however, are selective carnivores (Scheltema, 1981), and their denticles, axial plate, and lateral membrane persist throughout their life span (Luitfried von Salvini-Plawen, pers.
The presence of amorphous iron oxide as a final product of mineralization in the denticles and axial plate of Falcidens sp.