subplate

noun
sub·​plate | \ ˈsəb+ˌ- \

Definition of subplate

: a plate (as of metal) placed beneath something usually for protection or support

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History and Etymology for subplate

sub- + plate

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“Subplate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subplate. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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