gas plate

noun

Definition of gas plate

1 : a hot plate using gas
2 : a steel plate in a gun breech mechanism resting in a recess in the face of the breechblock and supporting the obturator ring

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“Gas plate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gas%20plate. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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