3 Definitions of Platen

The meaning of the word platen, the definition of Platen:

n. - The part of a printing press which presses the paper against the type and by which the impression is made.

n. - Hence, an analogous part of a typewriter, on which the paper rests to receive an impression.

n. - The movable table of a machine tool, as a planer, on which the work is fastened, and presented to the action of the tool; -- also called table.

The word "platen" uses 6 letters: A E L N P T

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after platen, or to platen in any order:

a - planate platane   d - planted   i - pantile pentail   o - polenta   r - planter replant   s - planets platens   x - explant   y - aplenty penalty  

Shorter words found within platen:

ae al ale alp alt an ane ant ante ape apt at ate eat el elan en et eta etna la lane lap lat late laten lea lean leant leap leapt lent lept lepta let na nae nap nape ne neap neat net pa pal pale palet pan pane panel pant pat pate paten pe pea peal pean peat pel pelt pen penal pent pet petal plan plane plant plat plate plea pleat plena ta tae tael tale tan tap tape te tea teal tel tela ten tepa tepal

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