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plating

noun

: a thin layer of metal that has been added to the outside of something

: a layer of wide, thin pieces of metal

Full Definition of PLATING

1
:  the act or process of plating
2
a :  a coating of metal plates
b :  a thin coating of metal
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Examples of PLATING

  1. spoons covered in silver plating

First Known Use of PLATING

1765

Rhymes with PLATING

Medical Dictionary

plating

noun plat·ing \ˈplāt-iŋ\

Medical Definition of PLATING

1
:  the spreading of a sample of cells or microorganisms on a nutrient medium in a petri dish
2
:  the immobilization of a fractured bone by securing a metal plate to it

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