plating


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Related to plating: electroplating, Electroless plating, Chrome plating, Copper plating

plat·ing

 (plā′tĭng)
n.
1. A thin layer of metal, such as gold or silver, deposited on or applied to a surface.
2. A coating of metal sheets or plates.

plating

(ˈpleɪtɪŋ)
n
1. (Chemistry) a coating or layer of material, esp metal
2. (Mechanical Engineering) a layer or covering of metal plates

plat•ing

(ˈpleɪ tɪŋ)

n.
1. a thin coating of gold, silver, etc.
2. an external layer of metal plates.
[1535–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plating - a thin coating of metal deposited on a surfaceplating - a thin coating of metal deposited on a surface
coating, coat - a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"
gold plate - a thin plating of gold on something
silver plate - a thin layer of silver deposited on something
2.plating - the application of a thin coat of metal (as by electrolysis)
application, coating, covering - the work of applying something; "the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine"; "a complete bleach requires several applications"; "the surface was ready for a coating of paint";
Translations
طِلاء، تَصْفيح
plátovánípovlak
=-belægningbelægning
fémbevonat
málmhúî
plátovaniepokovovanie

plating

[ˈpleɪtɪŋ] N (= layer of metal) → capa f metálica
silver platingplateado m
gold platingdorado m
nickel platingniquelado m
see also armour C

plating

n (= act) (with gold) → Vergolden nt, → Vergoldung f; (with silver) → Versilbern nt, → Versilberung f; (with nickel) → Vernickeln nt, → Vernickelung f; (= material)Auflage f; (on ship) → Beplankung f, → Außenhaut f; (= armour-plating)Panzerung f

plating

[ˈpleɪtɪŋ] n (gold/silver plating) → placcatura; (chrome plating) → cromatura

plate

(pleit) noun
1. a shallow dish for holding food etc. china plates.
2. a sheet of metal etc. The ship was built of steel plates.
3. articles made of, or plated with, usually gold or silver. a collection of gold plate.
4. a flat piece of metal inscribed with eg a name, for fixing to a door, or with a design etc, for use in printing.
5. an illustration in a book, usually on glossy paper. The book has ten full-colour plates.
6. (also dental plate) a piece of plastic that fits in the mouth with false teeth attached to it.
7. a sheet of glass etc coated with a sensitive film, used in photography.
ˈplated adjective
covered with a thin layer of a different metal. gold-plated dishes.
ˈplateful noun
the complete contents of a plate. a plateful of potatoes; two platefuls of chips.
ˈplating noun
a thin covering of metal. silver-plating.
plate glass
a kind of glass made in thick sheets for windows, mirrors etc.
References in classic literature ?
Perhaps the men she carried had asked her to do too much, had stretched beyond breaking-point the enduring faithfulness which seems wrought and hammered into that assemblage of iron ribs and plating, of wood and steel and canvas and wire, which goes to the making of a ship - a complete creation endowed with character, individuality, qualities and defects, by men whose hands launch her upon the water, and that other men shall learn to know with an intimacy surpassing the intimacy of man with man, to love with a love nearly as great as that of man for woman, and often as blind in its infatuated disregard of defects.
From all this it resulted that the false and selfish called her wise, the vulgar and debased termed her charitable, the insolent and unjust dubbed her amiable, the conscientious and benevolent generally at first accepted as valid her claim to be considered one of themselves; but ere long the plating of pretension wore off, the real material appeared below, and they laid her aside as a deception.
The eye detects no joint in her skin plating save the sweeping hair-crack of the bow-rudder--Magniac's rudder that assured us the dominion of the unstable air and left its inventor penniless and half-blind.
As yet, they have not insisted on our estimating Lamar" tine by the cubic foot, or Pollock by the pound -- but what else are we to infer from their continual plating about "sustained effort"?
So, when the Jackdaws nearly knocked him down in their rush of wings, and their sharp beaks and claws threatened to damage his brilliant plating, the Woodman picked up his axe and made it whirl swiftly around his head.
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Metal Finishing Chemicals in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Plating Chemicals, Conversion Coatings, Cleaning Chemicals, and Proprietary Additives & Others.
It also greatly reduces labor and construction time while vastly improving the service life of the plating itself.
The list, which includes metal plating companies, aircraft parts manufacturers and even NBC Studios, is the starting point for the Regional Water Quality Control Board in its quest to find out who is responsible for the contamination and compel the polluters to pay for the cost of cleanup, which has yet to be determined.
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