Definitions for "Plate glass"
Used in the past to produce higher quality glass, this technology was completely outperformed by the float glass process.
The plate glass process was used to produce higher quality glass by the grinding and polishing of both sides, (see Polished Plate) but has now been completely superseded by the float process. Because of the long usage of the term, much currently made Float glass is sometimes still incorrectly referred to as plate glass in specifications.
glass formed into large thin sheets
Keywords:  crt, front, appears, image
The front plate of a CRT on which the image appears.