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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.
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plating

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

(ˈpleɪ tɪŋ)

n.
1. a thin coating of gold, silver, etc.
2. an external layer of metal plates.
[1535–45]
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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";
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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
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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
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plating

[ˈpleɪtɪŋ] n (gold/silver plating) → placcatura; (chrome plating) → cromatura
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
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From nickel plating as a standard finish to custom gold plated guns made for royalty, plating has been around almost as long as firearms themselves.
One technology that helps OEMs deal with RoHS and other environmental regulations is matte tin plating, which is suitable for addressing the requirements of lead-free reflow soldering.
It also greatly reduces labor and construction time while vastly improving the service life of the plating itself.