Definition of blanking plate in English:

blanking plate

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  • A plate that covers an opening in a device or a wall to protect it from moisture or dust.
    More example sentences
    • Each of the PCI slots are covered with blanking plates and the rest of the case, the side panels are held in place with two thumbscrews.
    • The PCI insert is simply a blanking plate of plastic, it isn't designed to interface with the system in anyway and is there purely to hold the cooler in place.
    • Simply pull the top green lever up, remove a blanking plate, install your cards and then replace the green lever.

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