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license plate

a plate or tag, usually of metal, bearing evidence of official registration and permission, as for the use of a motor vehicle.
Origin of license plate
1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • These rest-stops always had a license-plate cam at the entrance and a couple of anti-stickup cams around the cashier.

    Makers Cory Doctorow
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license plate

(US & Canadian) a plate mounted on the front and back of a motor vehicle bearing the registration number Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) numberplate
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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