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deck plate

noun, Carpentry.
a purlin plate at the edge of a deck.
Origin of deck plate
1870-75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Bid specifications called for a reinforced concrete substructure with a single-span steel deck plate-girder superstructure.
  • Each unit has a steel deck plate welded to longitudinal stringers.
  • The deck plate or mounting must withstand the same load which the cab or canopy is designed to support.
  • It is used on the deck plate for management and used in my headquarters for monitoring.
  • No one was injured but deck plate will have to be replaced due to the slipping hazards caused by the drop.
  • Injured party reported pain to his lower left side resulting from a fall through a hole in the deck plate.

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