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Meaning of "faceplate" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FACEPLATE

faceplate  [ˈfeɪsˌpleɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FACEPLATE

noun
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verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Faceplate is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FACEPLATE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Faceplate

Faceplate is a plastic or metal plate, cover, or bezel on the face of a device or surface, such as: ▪ Electrical outlet ▪ Fender Silverface and Blackface guitar amplifiers ▪ Front panel of early computers ▪ Head unit, stereo system component ▪ Instrument panel ▪ Lathe faceplate ▪ Motherboard I/O port panel such as on an ATX ▪ Service Specific Front Plate, ADSL British telephone socket cover ▪ Stem ▪ Telephones such as the Model 500 telephone and various mobile phones and smartphones ▪ Video game consoles and accessories ▪ Nintendo Game Boy Micro ▪ Nintendo Wii Remote ▪ PlayStation 3 accessories ▪ Xbox 360 ▪ Wallpaper steamer...

Definition of faceplate in the English dictionary

The first definition of faceplate in the dictionary is a perforated circular metal plate that can be attached to the headstock of a lathe in order to hold flat or irregularly shaped workpieces. Other definition of faceplate is Also called: surface plate. a flat rigid plate used to check the flatness and squareness of the faces of a component. Faceplate is also the part of a cathode-ray tube carrying the phosphor screen.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FACEPLATE


baseplate
ˈbeɪsˌpleɪt
bedplate
ˈbɛdˌpleɪt
boilerplate
ˈbɔɪləˌpleɪt
bookplate
ˈbʊkˌpleɪt
breastplate
ˈbrɛstˌpleɪt
contemplate
ˈkɒntɛmˌpleɪt
copperplate
ˈkɒpəˌpleɪt
doorplate
ˈdɔːˌpleɪt
electroplate
ɪˈlɛktrəʊˌpleɪt
endplate
ˈɛndˌpleɪt
fishplate
ˈfɪʃˌpleɪt
footplate
ˈfʊtˌpleɪt
hotplate
ˈhɒtˌpleɪt
intraplate
ˈɪntrəˌpleɪt
nameplate
ˈneɪmˌpleɪt
numberplate
ˈnʌmbəˌpleɪt
omoplate
ˈəʊməˌpleɪt
scratchplate
ˈskrætʃˌpleɪt
soleplate
ˈsəʊlˌpleɪt
tin-plate
ˈtɪnˌpleɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FACEPLATE

face-to-face
faceable
facebar
Facebook
facecloth
facedown
faceless
facelessness
facemail
faceman
faceprint
facer
facet
facete
faceted
facetely
facetiae
FaceTime
facetious
facetiously

WORDS THAT END LIKE FACEPLATE

a full plate
brass plate
butt plate
car license plate
chocolate
collection plate
dinner plate
engraving plate
fashion plate
gold plate
gold-plate
home plate
L-plate
license plate
on a plate
plate
silver plate
soup plate
step up to the plate
template
wall plate

Synonyms and antonyms of faceplate in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «faceplate» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FACEPLATE

Find out the translation of faceplate to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of faceplate from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «faceplate» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

面板
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

placa frontal
570 millions of speakers

English

faceplate
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

faceplate
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

غطاء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

лицевая панель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

faceplate
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

faceplate
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

façade
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Faceplate
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Frontplatte
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

フェイスプレート
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

페이스 플레이트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Faceplate
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tấm mặt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முகத்தட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फेसप्लेट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

koruyucu çerçeve
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

frontalino
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Płyta czołowa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

лицьова панель
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

masca
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

πρόσοψη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

plaat
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fronten
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

frontplaten
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of faceplate

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FACEPLATE»

The term «faceplate» is quite widely used and occupies the 47.945 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FACEPLATE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about faceplate

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FACEPLATE»

Discover the use of faceplate in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to faceplate and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Faceplate
CALL FOR PHOTOS The Fall issue of FACEPLATE will feature the 50th Anniversary of the Naval School, Diving and Salvage. Readers who would like to share personal photographs or information about the school and its people and events ...
2
Turn a Bowl with Ernie Conover: Getting Great Results the ...
One of the first mistakes an aspiring bowl turner can make is to pick a faceplate that's far too large. There's a popular misconception that a 6-in. faceplate is the best all-around size. The best diameter size for bowl turning (and faceplate turning ...
Ernie Conover, 2000
3
Hearing Aids
Usually, the battery compartment will have been manufactured as an integral part of the hearing aid faceplate. This is a flat or contoured sheet of plastic that is trimmed to size and becomes the outer surface of the hearing aid. In hearing aids  ...
Harvey Dillon, 2001
4
Turning Wood with Richard Raffan
MOUNTING IRREGULAR SURFACES B axis A axis A B Screws on the A axis will hold the disc securely by pulling on either side of the B axis. A B Screws placed only on the B axis will allow the disc to pivot because the faceplate is not ...
Richard Raffan, 2008
5
Popular Mechanics
A FACEPLATE LATHE for wood turning is a rather simple machine intended for making things that can only be faceplate-mounted. But that doesn't limit its capabilities. For example, possible projects include wooden bowls, plates, wheels, ...
6
Working in Wood: An Introduction
Circular objects can be turned on a faceplate, fixed either inside the headstock or outside when working on large-diameter stock. Successful turning requires skill, practice and a certain amount of luck because of the inherent structure of wood.
Jack Hill, Ernest Scott, 2001
7
Popular Mechanics Workshop Lathe Fundamentals
Examples of this are bowls, platters, and turned boxes. Common sizes There really is no standard in faceplate sizes. There are almost as many sizes as there are lathe manufacturers. However, the common sizes you'll find are 3", 4", 6", 8", and ...
Rick Peters, 2005
8
Adaptive Optics for Astronomical Telescopes
Figure 6.l0 Mirror structure with high transmission of actuator stiffness to the faceplate. Model Mirror SlrMCturc Figure 6.ll Mirror structure with low transmission of actuator stiffness to the faceplate. where a = actuator spacing E = elastic modulus ...
John W. Hardy, 1998
9
Process Automation Handbook: A Guide to Theory and Practice
Analogue Analogue Control Control Simple trend faceplate input input loop loop faceplate faceplate faceplate faceplate Simple trend faceplate Detailed control loop faceplate Discrete Analogue Alarm summary faceplate input input faceplate  ...
Jonathan Love, 2007
10
Complete Guide to Making Wire Jewelry
mallet to create a dimple in the center section of the faceplate [15]. Place the faceplate on a piece of wood. Secure the faceplate with a ring clamp, and drill a hole through the dimple [16]. Remove one end of the saw blade from the saw frame.
Lesley Weiss, Editors Of Beadstyle Magazine, BeadStyle Magazine, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FACEPLATE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term faceplate is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Review: Symbol Audio Modern Record Console
In a complicated world, there's something to be said for having only three preamp selections etched on the faceplate: Phono, Auxiliary, and ... «Wired, Jul 15»
2
Gear Review: Yeti-Tac Glock 43 holster — customizable value
This can be corrected by either pressing the thumb down on the faceplate of the slide, SEE PHOTO or it simply self-corrects on the draw. «Guns.com, Jul 15»
3
Turtle Beach Elite 800X Headset Review
There are eight buttons, four on each earcup faceplate, that let you control volume, switch presets, turn on/off Bluetooth, and so on. The problem ... «NZGamer.com, Jul 15»
4
Open Source Virtual Reality Platform now Supports Android
The OSVR Faceplate with Leap Motion has embedded Leap Motion technology offering an upgrade module supporting natural interaction ... «App Developer Magazine, Jul 15»
5
OSVR Hacker Kits Have Started Shipping
Leap motion integrated its technology to a headset faceplate that can be purchased as an upgrade, and a 150-degree wide view lens set will ... «Tom's Hardware, Jul 15»
6
Sheriff's Log
Report of radio faceplate and speakers taken from boat. • Petty theft, 31000 block of Rim of the World Drive, Big Bear City. Report of unlocked ... «Big Bear Grizzly, Jul 15»
7
OSVR HDK Shipping Now with 360 Positional Tracking - Wearality …
We take a peek at some potential future upgrades, including Wearality Sky 150 degree FoV lenses and an Android phone holder faceplate. «Road to VR, Jul 15»
8
EZFaceplate Takes Danger, Guesswork out of DIY Electrical Outlet …
Now, for the first time ever, faceplate replacement fits that description with EZFaceplate; the product has all the makings of a household name in ... «SYS-CON Media, Jul 15»
9
Blossom Smart Watering Controller
... connected the wires to their corresponding push-button terminals, wrote down the six-digit pairing code found on the back of the faceplate, ... «PC Magazine, Jul 15»
10
ASUS AMD Radeon R9 Fury STRIX cards listed by German retailers
... some early teething troubles flagged and apparently fixed and AMD even opened up the faceplate design files to3D printing enthusiasts. «HEXUS, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Faceplate [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/faceplate>. Jan 2022 ».
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