vanity license plate
noun see vanity plate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • vanity license plate — noun A license plate whose identifier is chosen by the registering owner. Syn: vanity plate …   Wiktionary

  • vanity license plate — noun see vanity plate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Automobile License Plate Collectors Association — The Automobile License Plate Collectors Association (ALPCA) is the largest such organization in the world. [ [http://www.alpca.org/ ALPCA Online Automobile License Plate Collectors Association ] ] Founded in Rumney Depot, New Hampshire, United… …   Wikipedia

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  • vanity plate — noun also vanity license plate : an automobile registration plate bearing letters, numbers, or a combination of these chosen by the owner * * * noun, pl ⋯ plates [count] US : a license plate that has letters or numbers chosen by the owner of the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • vanity plate — noun Date: 1966 a license plate bearing letters or numbers designated by the owner of the vehicle called also vanity license plate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vanity plate — noun A license plate whose identifier is chosen by the registering owner. Syn: vanity license plate …   Wiktionary

  • vanity plate — n. a license plate having letters and numbers chosen by the owner, who usually pays an extra fee …   English World dictionary

  • plate — [1] The action of coating a material with some metal. Also called electroplate or anodize. [2] A flat piece of material. [3] Two lead alloy plates in each cell where the positive plate is made of lead peroxide and the negative plate is made of… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • vanity plate — van′ity plate n. aum a vehicle license plate bearing a combination of letters or numbers requested by the licensee • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

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