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soup plate

n
(Ceramics) a deep plate with a wide rim, used esp for eating soup
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Noun1.soup plate - a deep plate with a wide rimsoup plate - a deep plate with a wide rim  
plate - dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten
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soup plate

npiatto fondo
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Crawley, haughtily, "to call the dish as I have called it"; and it was served to us on silver soup plates by the footmen in the canary coats, with the mouton aux navets.
Fumbling at his waistband, Saxon's hand had come in contact with a brightly inflamed surface larger than a soup plate
Some of you left a soup plate with molasses in it on the pantry table and Pat got into it and what do you think?
Our soup plates were served with a stack of banana heart, chayote, fennel, and a piece of giant grouper topped with lemongrass foam.
To serve, transfer the mussels to each of four soup plates. Pour one-fourth of the cooking liquid over each portion and sprinkle one-fourth of the scallions and cilantro over each one.
The faculty and students used the following: 28 Flemish knives, 10 dining knives, 42 copper spoons, 30 forks, 84 mother-of-pearl spoons, assorted table clothes, napkins and rags, various sizes of serving trays and platters, more than 60 copper bowls, 24 medium-sized coarser bowls for food, over a hundred fine plates, 10 extravagant soup plates, 250 medium or ordinary plates of which 48 were blue for the use of the schoolboys, 800 coarse plates, 48 soup plates, 114 pozuelos, or small cups for chocolate, and much more.
2 x 400g cans cannellini beans, drained and rinsed Small handful of very finely chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley, plus extra sprigs to garnish Salt and freshly ground black pepper 6 tbsp fat-free natural fromage frais 3Stir in the parsley and season to taste before ladling into six shallow soup plates or bowls.
At dinner, soup should be served in bowls or the more formal rimmed soup plates.
This George II Rococo service, made by royal goldsmith George Wickes between 1745 and 1756 for the future Duke of Leinster, comprises some 70 dinner plates, 18 soup plates, 29 dishes, 22 dish covers, 11 salvers, four candlesticks and many other pieces.
When they ran the substitute Lincoln here a few years ago there were snowflakes the size of soup plates and an eskimo was seen fishing through a hole he'd cut in the ice out in the middle of the course.