wall plate

noun

Definition of wall plate

Examples of wall plate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The wall plate is compatible with banana plugs, spades, or bare wire. Chris Hachey, BGR, 17 June 2021 Sorry, the 45-pound Vestaboard can't be activated unless it is hung on a wall with a metal frame and wall plate. Aaron Pressman, Fortune, 21 May 2021 Magnetic containers attach to a wall plate or any magnetic surface. oregonlive, 28 Mar. 2021 Magnetic containers attach to a wall plate or any magnetic surface. oregonlive, 28 Mar. 2021 Magnetic containers attach to a wall plate or any magnetic surface. oregonlive, 28 Mar. 2021 Neutral wire is required, standard wall plate size. Maren Estrada, BGR, 15 Apr. 2021 The balun usually takes the form of a small, router-like box or a wall plate. John Herrman, Popular Mechanics, 1 Apr. 2021 Magnetic containers attach to a wall plate or any magnetic surface. oregonlive, 28 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of wall plate

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of wall plate was in the 14th century

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“Wall plate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wall%20plate. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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