flat solid

Definitions of flat solid
  1. noun
    a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width
    synonyms: sheet
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    blackboard, chalkboard
    sheet of slate; for writing with chalk
    blank
    a piece of material ready to be made into something
    board
    a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose
    film, plastic film
    a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things
    laminate
    a sheet of material made by bonding two or more sheets or layers
    membrane
    a thin pliable sheet of material
    panel
    sheet that forms a distinct (usually flat and rectangular) section or component of something
    plate
    a sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic
    photographic plate, plate
    a flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded
    plate glass, sheet glass
    glass formed into large thin sheets
    sheet metal
    sheet of metal formed into a thin plate
    stencil
    a sheet of material (metal, plastic, cardboard, waxed paper, silk, etc.) that has been perforated with a pattern (printing or a design); ink or paint can pass through the perforations to create the printed pattern on the surface below
    aquaplane
    a board that is pulled by a speedboat as a person stands on it and skims over the top of the water
    baffle, baffle board
    a flat plate that controls or directs the flow of fluid or energy
    bread board, breadboard
    a wooden or plastic board on which dough is kneaded or bread is sliced
    bulletin board, notice board
    a board that hangs on a wall; displays announcements
    chopping board, cutting board
    a wooden board where meats or vegetables can be cut
    caisson, coffer, lacuna
    an ornamental sunken panel in a ceiling or dome
    corrugated iron
    usually galvanized sheet iron or sheet steel shaped into straight parallel ridges and hollows
    cover glass, cover slip
    a small and very thin piece of glass used to cover the specimen on a microscope slide
    cylinder head
    a detachable plate that covers the closed end of a cylinder chamber in a reciprocating engine or pump
    damper
    a movable iron plate that regulates the draft in a stove or chimney or furnace
    disc, disk
    a flat circular plate
    drafting board, drawing board
    a smooth board on which paper is placed for making drawings
    drainboard, draining board
    a board beside a kitchen sink and inclined to drain into the sink
    drumhead, head
    a membrane that is stretched taut over a drum
    engraving
    a block or plate or other hard surface that has been engraved
    escutcheon
    (nautical) a plate on a ship's stern on which the name is inscribed
    fin keel
    a metal plate projecting from the keel of a shallow vessel to give it greater lateral stability
    fishplate
    metal plate bolted along sides of two rails or beams
    flashing
    sheet metal shaped and attached to a roof for strength and weatherproofing
    floor board, floorboard
    a board in the floor
    foil
    a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal
    footboard
    a vertical board or panel forming the foot of a bedstead
    gel, gelatin
    a thin translucent membrane used over stage lights for color effects
    grid, storage-battery grid
    a perforated or corrugated metal plate used in a storage battery as a conductor and support for the active material
    gusset, gusset plate
    a metal plate used to strengthen a joist
    headboard
    a vertical board or panel forming the head of a bedstead
    ironing board
    narrow padded board on collapsible supports; used for ironing clothes
    kneeler
    a board (sometimes cushioned) for someone to kneel on
    lamella
    thin plate
    license plate, numberplate
    a plate mounted on the front and back of car and bearing the car's registration number
    L-plate
    a square plate bearing the letter L that is attached to both ends of a car to indicate that the driver is a learner
    hawk, mortarboard
    a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar
    nameplate
    a plate bearing a name
    palette, pallet
    board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used
    pane, pane of glass, window glass
    sheet glass cut in shapes for windows or doors
    pane, paneling, panelling
    a panel or section of panels in a wall or door
    planchette
    a triangular board supported on casters; when lightly touched with the fingertips it is supposed to spell out supernatural (or unconscious) messages
    plastic laminate
    a laminate made by bonding plastic layers
    plate iron
    a plate of iron
    platen
    the flat plate of a printing press that presses the paper against the type
    plessimeter, pleximeter
    a small thin metal plate held against the body and struck with a plexor in percussive examinations
    plyboard, plywood
    a laminate made of thin layers of wood
    Polaroid
    (trade mark) a plastic film that can polarize a beam of light; often used in sunglasses to eliminate glare
    quarter plate
    a photographic plate measuring 3.25 inches by 4.25 inches
    scoreboard
    a large board for displaying the score of a contest (and some other information)
    shrink-wrap
    the clinging transparent plastic film that is used to shrinkwrap something
    sideboard
    a board that forms part of the side of a bed or crib
    sideboard
    a removable board fitted on the side of a wagon to increase its capacity
    skateboard
    a board with wheels that is ridden in a standing or crouching position and propelled by foot
    microscope slide, slide
    a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study
    snowboard
    a board that resembles a broad ski or a small surfboard; used in a standing position to slide down snow-covered slopes
    springboard
    a flexible board for jumping upward
    surfboard
    a narrow buoyant board for riding surf
    tap
    a small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing)
    tin plate, tinplate
    a thin sheet of metal (iron or steel) coated with tin to prevent rusting; used especially for cans, pots, and tins
    trencher
    a wooden board or platter on which food is served or carved
    wainscot, wainscoting, wainscotting
    wooden panels that can be used to line the walls of a room
    dado, wainscot
    panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest of the wall
    wake board, wakeboard
    a buoyant board (resembling a surfboard) that is used to ride over water while being pulled behind a motorboat
    dry wall, drywall, wallboard
    a wide flat board used to cover walls or partitions; made from plaster or wood pulp or other materials and used primarily to form the interior walls of houses
    window
    a transparent panel (as of an envelope) inserted in an otherwise opaque material
    work-board, workboard
    a horizontal board that provides a supported surface for manual work
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    artefact, artifact
    a man-made object taken as a whole
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