hot plate


Definition of hot plate

1 : a heated iron plate for cooking
2 : a simple portable appliance for heating or for cooking in limited spaces

Examples of hot plate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Pet ferrets sit in cages on the counter space next to the hot plate. Washington Post, 7 May 2022 In fact, in the first episode, when Ms. Child throws together an omelet on a hot plate during a TV appearance, the omelet turns out runny. Chris Kornelis, WSJ, 30 Mar. 2022 When combining the amino acids L-glutamate and beta-alanine, Zoll typically dissolves the mixture in high-proof vodka and dries it on a hot plate. Joanna Thompson, Scientific American, 23 Mar. 2022 Another clip shows Shashenok's mom preparing borscht — a sour soup common in Eastern Europe — on a small electric hot plate. Natasha Dado,, 15 Mar. 2022 During the game, keep foods at their proper temperatures Keep hot foods hot with a food warmer, chafing dish, or hot plate. Keep cold foods cold by placing dishes in a shallow container with ice. Portion out food. Katie Wedell, USA TODAY, 11 Feb. 2022 Co-author Mojtaba Edalatpour drops ice onto a hot plate in the lab. Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica, 21 Jan. 2022 The cotton ball hits a hot plate used for cooking and catches fire in the oxygen-rich atmosphere. CNN, 19 Jan. 2022 CBS News Enter through these old doors, and the lines that divide us disappear almost as fast as their famous chile relleno on a hot plate. CBS News, 21 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of hot plate

1803, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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More Definitions for hot plate

hot plate

\ ˈhät-ˌplāt \

Kids Definition of hot plate

: a small portable appliance for heating or cooking

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