an iron or steel beam built up from plates and shapes welded or riveted together, usually including a plate or plates for a web, four angle irons forming two flanges, and a pair of plates to reinforce the flanges.
noun 1. a soda-lime-silica glass formed by rolling the hot glass into a plate that is subsequently ground and polished, used in large windows, mirrors, etc. noun 1. glass formed into a thin sheet by rolling, used for windows
[pleyt-hohl-der] /ˈpleɪtˌhoʊl dər/ noun 1. a lightproof container for a photographic , loaded into the camera with the and having a slide that is removed before exposing.
/ˈpleɪtˌleɪə/ noun 1. (Brit) a workman who lays and maintains railway track US and Canadian equivalent trackman
[pleyt] /pleɪt/ noun 1. a shallow, usually circular dish, often of earthenware or porcelain, from which food is eaten. 2. the contents of such a dish; plateful. 3. an entire course of a meal served on such a dish: I had the vegetable plate for lunch. 4. the food and service for one person, as […]