cover plate

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Noun1.cover plate - covering consisting of a plate used to cover over or close in a chamber or receptaclecover plate - covering consisting of a plate used to cover over or close in a chamber or receptacle
covering - an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)
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Dress plate with the broad beans, mash potato, carrots, spring greens and meat.
Season with salt and black pepper, pour in the olive oil and mix together Dress plate with the ingredients, place the livers on top and enjoy.
Once I nailed the plasterboard to the frame, the opening was reduced to 26ins x 40ins and, after I'd fitted the half inch thick dress plates, the frame size came down once again, leaving me an opening of 25ins x 39ins.