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  1. silver platenoun

    tableware that is plated with silver

  2. silver plateverb

    a thin layer of silver deposited on something

  3. silverplate, silver-plateverb

    plate with silver

    "silverplate a watch"


  1. silver-plateverb

    To coat a metal surface with a thin layer of silver, often electrolytically


  1. silver-plate

    Silver-plate is a process, or the result of this process, in which a thin layer of silver is deposited onto the surface of an object, often made of a less expensive base metal such as copper or nickel, and sometimes even ceramic or plastic. This provides the object with the appearance and some attributes of silver, such as its luster, without the high cost of solid silver. It is commonly used in the production of jewelry, cutlery, and decorative items.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of silver-plate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of silver-plate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of silver-plate in a Sentence

  1. Kakenya Ntaiya:

    It's still quite challenging to push for change. Men are in charge of everything, but nothing good comes on a silver plate. You have to fight hard.

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