baseplate

noun base·plate \ ˈbās-ˌplāt \
Updated on: 12 May 2018

Definition of baseplate

: a plate that serves as a base or support

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First Known Use of baseplate

1788

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baseplate

noun base·plate \ ˈbās-ˌplāt \

medical Definition of baseplate

1 : the portion of an artificial denture in contact with the jaw
2 : the sheet of plastic material used in the making of trial denture plates

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