Templet Tem"plet, n. [LL. templatus vaulted, from L. templum a small timber.] [Spelt also {template}.] 1. A gauge, pattern, or mold, commonly a thin plate or board, used as a guide to the form of the work to be executed; as, a mason's or a wheelwright's templet. [1913 Webster]

2. (Arch.) A short piece of timber, iron, or stone, placed in a wall under a girder or other beam, to distribute the weight or pressure. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • templet — ● templet nom masculin (latin templum, solive) Appareil destiné à maintenir tendu un tissu dans le sens de sa largeur au fur et à mesure de sa fabrication. Instrument de relieur constitué par une baguette mobile comblant la rainure du cousoir …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • templet — ou temploir (tan plé ou tan ploir) s. m. Le même que temple 2, n° 2 …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • templet — [tem′plit] n. alt. sp. of TEMPLATE …   English World dictionary

  • templet — /tem plit/, n. template. [1670 80; perh. < F, dim. of temple TEMPLE3 (see ET), but semantic link is unclear] * * * …   Universalium

  • templet — noun a) A pattern, guide, or model used to indicate the shape any piece of work is to assume when finished. b) A strip of metal used in boiler making, pierced with a series of holes, and serving as a guide in marking out a line of rivet holes.… …   Wiktionary

  • templet — Смотри Темплет …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • templet — tem|plet Mot Agut Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • templet — tem·plet || templɪt n. device for cutting …   English contemporary dictionary

  • templet — noun variant spelling of template …   English new terms dictionary

  • templet — tem•plet [[t]ˈtɛm plɪt[/t]] n. bui template • Etymology: 1670–80; perh. < F, dim. of temple a device in a loom for keeping the cloth stretched (< L templum purlin, appar. identical withtemplum temple I; see et) …   From formal English to slang

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