1. kick pleat pleat in back of a straight skirt to allow ease in walking
  2. carpellate bearing or consisting of carpels
  3. backplate plate armor protecting the back; worn as part of a cuirass
  4. coagulate change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state
  5. take place come to pass
  6. charge plate a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered
  7. coca plant a South American shrub whose leaves are chewed by natives of the Andes; a source of cocaine
  8. cover plate covering consisting of a plate used to cover over or close in a chamber or receptacle
  9. capitulate surrender under agreed conditions
  10. bookplate a label identifying the owner of a book in which it is pasted
  11. cupulate shaped like (or supporting) a cupule
  12. copperplate an engraving consisting of a smooth plate of copper that has been etched or engraved
  13. home plate base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands
  14. wall plate plate (a timber along the top of a wall) to support the ends of joists, etc., and distribute the load
  15. nameplate a plate bearing a name
  16. manipulate influence or control shrewdly or deviously
  17. bite plate a removable dental appliance that is worn in the palate for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes
  18. catenulate having a chainlike form
  19. faceplate a protective covering for the front of a machine or device
  20. gold plate a thin plating of gold on something