terneplate

[ turn-pleyt ]
/ ˈtɜrnˌpleɪt /

noun

steel plate coated with terne metal.

Nearby words

  1. ternary operation,
  2. ternate,
  3. ternately,
  4. terne,
  5. terne metal,
  6. terni,
  7. ternion,
  8. ternopol,
  9. terotechnology,
  10. terpene

Origin of terneplate

1855–60; obsolete terne (< French: dull; see tarnish) + plate1

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