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  • v. Present participle of plat.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as plaited.


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  • The word platted here means woven together, or having made a wreath of a thorn-bush.

    Barnes New Testament Notes

  • The catted chimneys were of logs plastered with clay, or platted, that is, made of reeds and mortar; and as wood and hay were stacked in the streets, all the early towns suffered much from fires, and soon laws were passed forbidding the building of these unsafe chimneys; as brick was imported and made, and stone was quarried, there was certainly no need to use such danger-filled materials.

    Home Life in Colonial Days

  • But as an interim plan, in January 2008, Oakridge "platted" the property into 54 lots of approximately 35 acres each to protect future development rights.

  • Residential R-B areas are planned and zoned to have a minimum lot size of 8,000 square feet, the size of four of the original 20 x 100 foot lots as platted in 1914 prior to the formation of the borough in 1917.

    2009 March 26 « Beachwood Historical Alliance

  • Three Fairfaxes were among the trustees, and they wanted to get the town platted and sold quickly.

    George Washington’s First War

  • Parish platted a town where nearly two decades before he had begun to farm.

    Hometown News: The Ballad of Ray and Rose

  • There was a catch: All grants and purchases had to be platted by a licensed surveyor who was paid according to an official schedule of fees, or the claims could not be recorded and patented.

    George Washington’s First War

  • By the middle of July Washington had platted the town, and the lots went on the market.

    George Washington’s First War

  • The lots were laid out, or “platted”, by a business associate of the promoter in late 1914.

    2009 March 05 « Beachwood Historical Alliance

  • Prior to becoming an incorporated municipality, “Beachwood” was formally established as a 2,000 acre development that was surveyed and platted by A.D.

    2009 March 05 « Beachwood Historical Alliance


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