Definition of Planchettes

1. Noun. (plural of planchette) ¹



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Definition of Planchettes

1. planchette [n] - See also: planchette

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Planchettes

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

Literary usage of Planchettes

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1. John Chinaman at Home: Sketches of Men, Manners and Things in China by Edward John Hardy (1906)
"The geomancer—The almanack—Sellers of lies—Palmists, spirit-mediums, and other humbugs—planchettes—The ..."

2. Architectural Pottery: Bricks, Tiles, Pipes, Enamelled Terra-cottas ...by Léon Lefêvre by Léon Lefêvre (1900)
"... Transformation into Flat Tiles, into Jointed Tiles—Screw, Cam and Revolver Presses—Particulars of Tile-presses—(2) Drying— planchettes, Shelves, ..."

3. The Indiana School Journal by Indiana State Teachers Association (1868)
"They trundle in the windows of the tract-house and tobacco stores, dunce among opera scores and Sunday school bonks—heart-shaped planchettes, ..."

4. Statistics and Technology of the Precious Metals by Samuel Franklin Emmons, George Ferdinand Becker (1885)
"They punch two planchettes, side by side, from the strip at a single stroke. ... Testing the planchettes.—A trial blank is taken from the middle and from ..."

5. John Chinaman at Home: Sketches of Men, Manners and Things in China by Edward John Hardy (1906)
"The geomancer—The almanack—Sellers of lies—Palmists, spirit-mediums, and other humbugs—planchettes—The ..."

6. Architectural Pottery: Bricks, Tiles, Pipes, Enamelled Terra-cottas ...by Léon Lefêvre by Léon Lefêvre (1900)
"... Transformation into Flat Tiles, into Jointed Tiles—Screw, Cam and Revolver Presses—Particulars of Tile-presses—(2) Drying— planchettes, Shelves, ..."

7. The Indiana School Journal by Indiana State Teachers Association (1868)
"They trundle in the windows of the tract-house and tobacco stores, dunce among opera scores and Sunday school bonks—heart-shaped planchettes, ..."

8. Statistics and Technology of the Precious Metals by Samuel Franklin Emmons, George Ferdinand Becker (1885)
"They punch two planchettes, side by side, from the strip at a single stroke. ... Testing the planchettes.—A trial blank is taken from the middle and from ..."

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