Definition of Planchet

1. Noun. A flat metal disk ready for stamping as a coin.

Exact synonyms: Coin Blank
Generic synonyms: Disc, Disk



Definition of Planchet

1. n. A flat piece of metal; especially, a disk of metal ready to be stamped as a coin.

Definition of Planchet

1. Noun. A flat disk of metal used as a blank for stamping a coin ¹

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Definition of Planchet

1. a flat piece of metal for stamping into a coin [n -S]

Medical Definition of Planchet

1. A small, flat plate or dish used to support a sample for radioactivity determination; the sample is usually evaporated on (in) the planchet. Origin: Fr. Planchette, dim. Of planche, plank (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Planchet

planarization
planarize
planarized
planarizes
planarizing
planarizings
planarly
planate
planation
planations
planch
planche
planched
plancher
planches
planchet (current term)
planchets
planchette
planchettes
planching
planchings
planctomycete
plane
plane-parallel
plane-polarized
plane-polarized light
plane-tree family
plane angle
plane curve
plane figure

Literary usage of Planchet

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1. Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas (1901)
"It was planchet; but planchet so well metamorphosed, by some of the fugitive ... Madeline introduced him before all the waiters; planchet addressed him in a ..."

2. The vicomte de Bragelonne; or, Ten years later by Alexandre Dumas (1858)
"planchet looked at d'Artagnan nervously. "Will you be away long ?" he inquired. " Oh, no ! ... Oh! my good gracious!" said planchet. VOL. II. D planchet ..."

3. Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and by Colin MacFarquhar, George Gleig (1797)
"The planchet of metal was horizontally laid upon this inferior mafs, to, ... which ia fattened upon a very thick wooden table, and the planchet being ..."

4. Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas (1901)
"It was planchet; but planchet so well metamorphosed, by some of the fugitive ... Madeline introduced him before all the waiters; planchet addressed him in a ..."

5. The vicomte de Bragelonne; or, Ten years later by Alexandre Dumas (1858)
"planchet looked at d'Artagnan nervously. "Will you be away long ?" he inquired. " Oh, no ! ... Oh! my good gracious!" said planchet. VOL. II. D planchet ..."

6. Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and by Colin MacFarquhar, George Gleig (1797)
"The planchet of metal was horizontally laid upon this inferior mafs, to, ... which ia fattened upon a very thick wooden table, and the planchet being ..."

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