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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Coated with a thin film of gold, silver, etc., as for ornamental purposes; Also: Covered or overlaid with metal pieces for protection.

Usage examples (30)
  • Nevin plated Brian Giles with a long triple into center field.
  • Phil Nevin plated a run with an infield single, Brian Giles added a two-run base hit and
  • An error by pitcher Paul Shuey allowed a run to score and Eckstein plated a run with a groundout.
  • Nevin plated San Diego's second run when he singled in the third and later scored on Gant's single to right. for more
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