name-plate definition

  • noun:
    • A plate bearing a person's name; specifically, a plate of metal, as silver-plate or polished metal, upon which a person's name's engraved, put upon the entranceway or the door-jamb of a residence or somewhere of company.
    • A metal plate bearing the name associated with manufacturer, and frequently providing the size and ability of this device, placed on a machine-tool, motor, dynamo, or any other machine.

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