silver-plated


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sil·ver-plate

(sĭl′vər-plāt′)
tr.v. sil·ver-plat·ed, sil·ver-plat·ing, sil·ver-plates
To coat (an object) with a thin layer of silver, especially by electroplating.

silver-plated

adj
(Metallurgy) coated with silver as by electroplating
Translations

silver-plated

[ˌsɪlvəˈpleɪtɪd] ADJplateado

silver-plated

[ˌsɪlvəˈpleɪtɪd] adjplaccato/a in argento, argentato/a
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I don't use the horses on a Sunday"--she glanced at the Brazilian's silver-plated chariot.
He spoke of the value of all he read into it, into the mere sight of the walls, mere shapes of the rooms, mere sound of the floors, mere feel, in his hand, of the old silver-plated knobs of the several mahogany doors, which suggested the pressure of the palms of the dead the seventy years of the past in fine that these things represented, the annals of nearly three generations, counting his grandfather's, the one that had ended there, and the impalpable ashes of his long-extinct youth, afloat in the very air like microscopic motes.
I have, at least, a well-polished, silver-plated coffee-pot in front of me," said he.
Gluck made her the most amazing presents--a silver tea-service, a diamond ring, a set of furs, opera-glasses, a ponderous History of the World in many volumes, and a motor-cycle all silver-plated in his own shop.
It bore a pair of silver-plated lamps and some other pieces-- obviously a harbour display.
uk I WH asd hin litt rive Silver-plated heart-shaped toast rack, The Old Cinema It's the little things that make all the difference when it comes to showing someone you love them and making a lovely breakfast (whether you like crumbs in the bed or not
About Argentum Medical Argentum Medical pioneered the use of metallic silver-plated nylon to help fight infection and facilitate wound healing.
Most of the mirror plateaux you see today are Victorian or Edwardian and are silver-plated, although solid silver and later examples do occur.
Caption: Veteran developer Larry Silverstein was presented with mounted silver-plated shoes during a celebration of his life hosted by the Realty Foundation of New York at the Waldorf-Astoria last week.
THIS isn't just any silver-plated sauce boat - it's a Blue Funnel Line sauce boat engraved with the owner's Alfred Holt "AH" insignia and flag.
Both believed their items were just silver-plated, but one was pleasantly surprised to discover theirs were solid silver and worth pounds 500.
Options include sterling silver accent beads or silver-plated bronze as well as offering the circle plate as a 'silver filled circle plate' or 'sterling silver circle plate'.