Definition of baseplate in English:

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baseplate

Pronunciation: /ˈbāsplāt/

noun

A sheet of metal forming the bottom of an object.
Example sentences
  • The metal cartridge deck (the baseplate of the cartridge) provides more precise positioning in the drive mechanism, and dissipates more heat than other configurations.
  • Riser pads are thin sheets of plastic that sit between the deck and the baseplate of the truck.
  • Once the faceplate and the baseplate are attached to each other, the capacitor are de-energized and the electric field is dissipated.

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Syllabification: base·plate

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