Definition of Fishplates

1. Noun. (plural of fishplate) ¹



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Definition of Fishplates

1. fishplate [n] - See also: fishplate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fishplates

fishmonger's
fishmongeress
fishmongeries
fishmongering
fishmongers
fishmongery
fishmouth
fishmouths
fishnet
fishnets
fishnetted
fisho
fishos
fishpaste
fishplate
fishplates (current term)
fishpole
fishpole bamboo
fishpoles
fishpond
fishponds
fishpool
fishseller
fishsellers
fishskin
fishskins
fishtail
fishtail bit
fishtail palm
fishtailed

Literary usage of Fishplates

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1. The A B C Universal Commercial Electric Telegraphic Code, Specially Adapted by William Clauson-Thue, American Code Company (1901)
"With the necessary fireclay ( tons) fishplates. Fireclay or ganister ( tons) With the necessary fishplates ( tons) With sufficient fishplates allowing the ..."

2. Report on Observations on Railways, and Other Subjects: Made During a Tour by Henry Coathupe Mais (1884)
"The Midland Railway uses a bull-headed section of steel rail, weighing 85lbs. per lineal yard, with deep fishplates curved under the lower flange, ..."

3. The Electrical Engineer (1893)
"These experiments wore carried out with rails joined solidly and held by heavy fishplates, and they demonstrated that for street rails buried in the ground ..."

4. The Railways of Great Britain by Monkswell (1914)
"Though inventors by the score have produced new forms of joint, none has ever yet satisfied these requirements, and the ordinary fishplates are still almost ..."

5. Proceedings by International Railway Congress Association (1901)
"The pressure exercised by the fishplates becomes reduced to the same extent and consequently also the wear at those parts of the fishplates which are most ..."

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