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{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The roller on a typewriter against which the keys strike; Work table of a machine tool.

Usage examples (30)
  • I can then add a long rod to raise and lower the platen.
  • ‘Nay, bote hit be for the platen that he habben wolde.’
  • October 13, 2008 at 6:07 am wif auto-matik platen-cob rotayshun.
  • She pulled the handle, raising the platen and displaying a small wooden box. for more
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