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EtymologyEdit

From the verb impiastrare (to plaster)[1].

NounEdit

piastra f (plural piastre)

  1. sheet, plate (of metal etc)
  2. slab
  3. hotplate
  4. (historical, weaponry) the firing mechanism in antique firearms
  5. (military) baseplate of a mortar
  6. (numismatics) piastre

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ piastra in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian piastra.

NounEdit

piastra f (plural piastras)

  1. piastre (historical Spanish and Spanish-American currency)
  2. piastre (modern denomination in the Middle East)