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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.

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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Her 10-year-old minivan sports a zombie window decal noting, "We ate your stick family," and a vanity plate "SCARY," which was her nickname long before she and Podlin started their Halloween traditions.
On October 8 this year a new record was set for the sale of a number plate in the UAE when Dubai-based expat, Balwinder Sahani, spent AED 33 million ($9 million) to bag himself the ultimate vanity plate, D5.
In a video which went viral on Sunday, an apparently drunk Apacible-a member of the Ateneo Blue Eagles-hurled invectives at an unseen man believed to be taking the video, repeatedly challenging him to a fight while brandishing a Councilor vanity plate to prove his claim that he was a councilor.
He said that it's magical how his car that boasts of the vanity plate DRAWONME lifts folks' moods.
Her talent draws the attention of serial killer Charles Manx, a ghoulish apparition who drives a 1938 Rolls-Royce Wraith adorned with the vanity plate NOS4A2.
While I am proud of mine, the Ontario one looks like an Ottawa Senators vanity plate and I'm a Maple Leafs supporter
Ove informs us that the above vanity plate that was the center of controversy in Colorado recently.
Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE Minister of Interior, who has allocated for the event a total of AED 100,000 from the revenues of an auction of vanity plate numbers.
A vanity plate that spells out a clever, cryptic message is no longer enough: In recent years, drivers have been purchasing specialized plates that announce their connection to an advocacy group, a university, a sports team, and, yes, a national park.
NEW YORK Think of it as a four-year vanity plate renewal.
She has a vanity plate on her car stating that she's a dog-lover, and she does volunteer work for a local Rottweiler rescue organization.
In the process of developing a test for the bandwagon effect, Biddle estimated the log of the number of personalized plates directly as a function of the logs of price, income, and number of cars; a dummy for the presence of promotional activity; the number of potential characters; the age of the vanity plate program; and state dummies.