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blackplate

[ blak-pleyt ]
/ ˈblækˌpleɪt /
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noun Metallurgy.
cold-rolled sheet steel before pickling or cleaning.
sheet steel coated with a lacquer or enamel.
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Origin of blackplate

First recorded in 1855–60; black + plate1
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