Definition of plate glass in English:

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plate glass



[mass noun, often as modifier]
Thick fine-quality glass, typically used for shop windows and doors and originally cast in plates: plate glass windows
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  • Tropical fish moved languidly behind plate glass, while behind another panel of plate glass kitchen staff were at work with somewhat more vigour.
  • One night, Casey, our pit bull terrier, spotted a skunk drinking from a water bowl and crashed through our 14-foot plate glass window to get at the critter.
  • They were amazed by the destruction and couldn't help but be horribly depressed when they saw the neighborhood through the unbroken plate glass window of Pony's store.

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