plateholder

noun

Definition of plateholder

1 : one that holds plates especially : one that places plates for molds
2 : a flat lighttight container in which a light-sensitive photographic plate may be held in a camera and may be exposed by removal of a slide

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“Plateholder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plateholder. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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