a small plate used chiefly for serving an individual portion of salad.
a selection of salad ingredients served cold, often on a bed of lettuce.
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How to use salad plate in a sentence
If salad is to be served next, put down a salad-plate in place of the dinner-plate removed.The Expert Maid-Servant | Cristine Terhune Herrick
Arrange the flowerets on a salad plate garnished with lettuce and serve with French dressing or any other desired salad dressing.
Place each tomato with this part uppermost on a salad plate garnished with lettuce.
The salad plate should be placed directly before the person served.
It should therefore be remembered that the salad plate is the next larger in size to the bread-and-butter plate.