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noun
a thin coating of nickel deposited on the surface of a piece of metal, as by electroplating.
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Origin of nickel plate

First recorded in 1870–75

Other definitions for nickel plate (2 of 2)

nickel-plate
[ nik-uhl-pleyt ]
/ ˈnɪk əlˈpleɪt /

verb (used with object), nick·el-plat·ed, nick·el-plat·ing.
to coat with nickel by electroplating or other process.

Origin of nickel-plate

First recorded in 1880–85
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nickel plate

noun
a thin layer of nickel deposited on a surface, usually by electrolysis
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