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license plate

noun

Simple Definition of license plate

  • : a metal plate on a vehicle that shows a series of numbers and letters that are used to identify the vehicle

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of license plate

  1. :  a plate or tag (as of metal) attesting that a license has been secured and usually bearing a registration number

Circa 1924

First Known Use of license plate

circa 1924


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