e|lec|tro|plate


e|lec|tro|plate
e|lec|tro|plate «ih LEHK truh PLAYT», verb, -plat|ed, -plat|ing. noun.
–v.t.
to cover (silverware, printing plates, etc.) with a coating of metal by means of electrolysis.
–n.
1. silverware or other metal covered in this way.
2. a printing plate ma by this process.
e|lec´tro|plat´er, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.