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Not to be checked by Platen's best diligence; not, in the end, by Platen and Dohna together.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XVIII. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
The screw was then turned down until the platen pressed the paper against the inked type, and produced a printed sheet.The Building of a Book|Various
Platen is in great despondency, and says he never will be sanguine about anything again.
Platen, plat′en, n. the flat part of a printing-press which comes down upon the form, and by which the impression is made.
The idea of replacing the platen by a cylinder was not a new one.The Wonder Book of Knowledge|Various