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blackplate

[blak-pleyt] /ˈblækˌpleɪt/
noun, Metallurgy
1.
cold-rolled sheet steel before pickling or cleaning.
2.
sheet steel coated with a lacquer or enamel.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; black + plate1
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