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plate

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of plate

  1. 1 a small thin piece of material that resembles an animal scale <the tiny silver plates on the brooch are arranged to look like fish scales> Synonyms lamella, lamina, {h,2}scaleRelated Words chip, flake, sliver, splint, splinter; leaf, sheet, slice

  2. 2 something that visually explains or decorates a text <the book's color plate illustrates the internal organs of the human body> Synonyms diagram, figure, graphic, illustration, visualRelated Words art, artwork; drawing, illumination, image, pictogram, pictograph, picture; caption, key, legend; inset; depiction, pictorialization, portrait, portrayal, representation; clarification, elucidation, explanation, explication, exposition




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