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boiler plate

[′bȯil·ər ‚plāt]
(computer science)
A commonly used expression or phrase that is stored in memory and can be copied into a word-processing document as needed.
(geology)
A fairly smooth surface on a cliff, consisting of flush or overlapping slabs of rock, having little or no foothold.
(hydrology)
A crusty, frozen surface of snow.
(metallurgy)
Flat-rolled steel, usually ¼ to ½ inch (6 to 13 millimeters) thick; used mainly for covering ships and making boilers and tanks. Also known as boiler steel.

boiler plate

1. Plates of steel used for making boilers and tanks.
2. The accessories and appurtenances associated with a boiler plant.
3. Those portions of the specifications that commonly apply to most buildings, so are commonly reproduced from one set of specifications to another.
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The boiler plate language of paragraph 18 of the pre-printed form lease sets forth as follows:
First, every sewer code has boiler plate language that prevents the introduction of dyes or other materials that will impart adverse colors to the wastewater.
Dinnen's On Marine Boilers recommended less than three-eighths of an inch thickness boiler plate as optimum for smaller marine boilers because thicker plate demanded more heat which in turn placed more stress on the boiler.
PeaceHealth's own boiler plate language used in news releases - that PeaceHealth is a "Bellevue, Washington based corporation" - has perpetuated the misconception, Hayward wrote.
He taught me to knock out the primer with a punch, press the case in the sizing, hole and knock it out, then prime it with a piece of 2x4 with a dowel in it to press the case down on the boiler plate with a primer.
After 12 years of green coffee purchasing, coffee roasting, fixing building, and rebuilding many brands of espresso machines, and performing daily hands-on studies of extraction parameters while brewing espresso, I am confident in asserting once again that espresso extraction is both an art and a science which requires a lot more than the basic understanding and application of said boiler plate espresso brewing methods.
Railroading, iron, and steel led the way along with boiler plate and nail production.
Determining which chunks of boiler plate you need is usually a simple process that could be done quite cheaply by walk-in clinics.
over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the boiler plate inadvertently contained incorrect information as originally issued.