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1. backplate

noun. plate armor protecting the back; worn as part of a cuirass.

Synonyms

  • plate armour
  • armor plating
  • cuirass
  • armor plate
  • armour plate

Etymology

  • back (English)
  • bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plate (English)
  • plate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word backplate


1. Noun, singular or mass
Position the new knob over the backplate, and secure with a screw through the back of the drawer or cabinet.

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