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Metal that has been rolled into a sheet having a thickness between foil and plate.
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(Metallurgy) metal in the form of a sheet, the thickness being intermediate between that of plate and that of foil
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metal in sheets or thin plates.
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|Noun||1.||sheet metal - sheet of metal formed into a thin plate|
corrugated iron - usually galvanized sheet iron or sheet steel shaped into straight parallel ridges and hollows
flashing - sheet metal shaped and attached to a roof for strength and weatherproofing
foil - a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal; "the photographic film was wrapped in foil"
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