Boilerplate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbɔɪlərpleɪt|  American pronunciation of the word boilerplate
Brit.  |ˈbɔɪləpleɪt|  British pronunciation of the word boilerplate

noun

- standard formulations uniformly found in certain types of legal documents or news stories
- thick plate iron used in the production of boilers

Examples

a boilerplate for a fax message

Word forms

noun
singular: boilerplate
plural: boilerplates
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