planch

or planche

[ planch, plahnch ]
/ plæntʃ, plɑntʃ /

noun

a flat piece of metal, stone, or baked clay, used as a tray in an enameling oven.
British Dialect.
  1. a floor.
  2. a plank.

QUIZZES

TAKE THIS QUIZ IF A DAZZLING VOCABULARY IS YOUR DESIDERATUM!

Have the Words of the Day from October 19–25, 2020, made an indelible mark on your memory? Take the quiz to find out!
Question 1 of 7
What does “clement” mean?

Origin of planch

1300–50; Middle English plaunche<Middle French planche<Latin plancaplank
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for planch