cover plate

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covering consisting of a plate used to cover over or close in a chamber or receptacle

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Once I nailed the plasterboard to the frame, the opening was reduced to 26ins x 40ins and, after I'd fitted the half inch thick dress plates, the frame size came down once again, leaving me an opening of 25ins x 39ins.