hot plate

noun
|Updated on: 9 Jul 2018

Definition of hot plate

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

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First Known Use of hot plate

1803

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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HOT PLATE Defined for English Language Learners

hot plate

Definition of hot plate for English Language Learners

  • : a small portable device with a metal plate used for cooking or heating food


HOT PLATE Defined for Kids

hot plate

noun \ ˈhät-ˌplāt \

Definition of hot plate for Students

: a small portable appliance for heating or cooking


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