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Meaning of TEMPLET

Pronunciation:  'templit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a model or standard for making comparisons
 

TEMPLET is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: guide, template
 
 See Also: example, model, rhythm, speech rhythm

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.

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.

 

 

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