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soleplate

[sohl-pleyt]
noun Carpentry.
  1. a plate upon which studding is erected.
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Origin of soleplate

First recorded in 1835–45; sole2 + plate1
Also called shoe, sole, sole·piece [sohl-pees] /ˈsoʊlˌpis/.
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