a flat usually round dish with a slightly raised edge, from which food is eaten or served
oblong piece of metal with sth stamped or engraved on it
thin flat sheet of metal, glass, etc.
cover (a metal article) thinly with another metal, especially gold, silver, or tin
"he ruled that the runner failed to touch home"
"a vegetable plate"
"the blue plate special"
"plate spoons with silver"
The plates were destroyed after 750 signed..prints had been produced.