a person or thing that plates.
an inferior race horse.
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How to use plater in a sentence
plater, benumbed with cold (it is himself who gives us the account), had drawn off his boots to warm his feet at the watch-fire.History of the Great Reformation, Volume IV | J. H. Merle D'Aubign
Indeed, they were not more suitably met in their own time than the Countess Colonel plater on her first joining the army.Woman in the Nineteenth Century | Margaret Fuller Ossoli
When thus produced, as many copies of the record as desired may be made by the electrotyper or print plater.Inventions in the Century | William Henry Doolittle
Thomas plater also had moved out from George Town and lived near by.A Portrait of Old George Town | Grace Dunlop Ecker
Mr. Key was a connection of Mrs. Beanes', who was a member of the plater family.A Portrait of Old George Town | Grace Dunlop Ecker
British Dictionary definitions for plater
a person or thing that plates
a mediocre horse entered chiefly for minor races
a blacksmith who shoes racehorses with the special type of light shoe used for racing
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