vanity plate


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vanity plate

n.
A license plate for a motor vehicle bearing a combination of letters or numbers selected by the purchaser.
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van′ity plate`


n.
a vehicle license plate bearing a combination of letters or numbers requested by the licensee.
[1965–70]
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