Definition of Boiler plate. Meaning of Boiler plate. Synonyms of Boiler plate
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Definition of Boiler plate
Boiler plateBoiler Boil"er, n.
1. One who boils.
2. A vessel in which any thing is boiled.
Note: The word boiler is a generic term covering a great
variety of kettles, saucepans, clothes boilers,
evaporators, coppers, retorts, etc.
3. (Mech.) A strong metallic vessel, usually of wrought iron
plates riveted together, or a composite structure
variously formed, in which steam is generated for driving
engines, or for heating, cooking, or other purposes.
Note: The earliest steam boilers were usually spheres or
sections of spheres, heated wholly from the outside.
Watt used the wagon boiler (shaped like the top of a
covered wagon) which is still used with low pressures.
Most of the boilers in present use may be classified as
plain cylinder boilers, flue boilers, sectional and
Barrel of a boiler, the cylindrical part containing the
Boiler plate, Boiler iron, plate or rolled iron of about
a quarter to a half inch in thickness, used for making
boilers and tanks, for covering ships, etc.
Cylinder boiler, one which consists of a single iron
Flue boilers are usually single shells containing a small
number of large flues, through which the heat either
passes from the fire or returns to the chimney, and
sometimes containing a fire box inclosed by water.
Locomotive boiler, a boiler which contains an inclosed fire
box and a large number of small flues leading to the
Multiflue boiler. Same as Tubular boiler, below.
Sectional boiler, a boiler composed of a number of
sections, which are usually of small capacity and similar
to, and connected with, each other. By multiplication of
the sections a boiler of any desired capacity can be built
Tubular boiler, a boiler containing tubes which form flues,
and are surrounded by the water contained in the boiler.
See Illust. of Steam boiler, under Steam.
Tubulous boiler. See under Tubulous. See Tube, n., 6,
and 1st Flue.
Meaning of Boiler plate from wikipedia
- boilerplate, relatively
thick, high quality sheet steel
used in the construction
of a boiler boilerplate
(robot), fictional combat robot
- the term boiler
is used for a closed vessel
in which water
or other fluid
is high quality
of their rolled plate
and its suitability
- vary significantly; extremely
foil or leaf , and pieces thicker
than 6 mm (0.25 in) are considered plate
- 'boiler plate' originally referred
to the maker's label
used to identify
of steam boiler
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- in computer programming
code or boilerplate
is the sections
of code that have to be included
in many places
- a boiler explosion
is a catastrophic failure
of a boiler
. could corrode
plates. galvanic corrosion
- it is a 29 foot high beacon constructed
plate. it measures
10 foot, 3/4 inches at the bottom
and 2 foot, 3 inches at the top.
- it is a 29 , ft , adj on high beacon constructed
plate. it measures
10 , ft , 3/4 , in , m at the bottom
and 2 , ft , 3 , in , m
- a shell
or flued boiler
is an early, and relatively
simple, form of boiler
used to beginning
of this firebox
plate, were common.
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