Definitions for plaqueplæk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plaque(noun)

    (pathology) a small abnormal patch on or inside the body

  2. brass, memorial tablet, plaque(noun)

    a memorial made of brass

Wiktionary

  1. plaque(Noun)

    Any flat, thin piece of metal, clay, ivory, or the like, used for ornament, or for painting pictures upon, as a slab, plate, dish, or the like, hung upon a wall; also, a smaller decoration worn on the person, as a brooch.

  2. plaque(Noun)

    An accumulation of biofilm, or bacteria on teeth.

  3. plaque(Noun)

    Atheroma, an accumulation in artery walls made up of macrophage cells and debris containing lipids, (cholesterol and fatty acids), calcium, and connective tissue.

  4. plaque(Noun)

    A clearing in a bacterial lawn caused by a virus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Plaque(noun)

    any flat, thin piece of metal, clay, ivory, or the like, used for ornament, or for painting pictures upon, as a slab, plate, dish, or the like, hung upon a wall; also, a smaller decoration worn on the person, as a brooch

  2. Origin: [F. Cf. Plack, and see Placard.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Olga Lehtonen:

    We only want a small plaque, how can that bother anyone?

  2. Jeff Sevigny:

    I'm very pleased with the result, the 6 mg/kg dose fit in quite nicely on one measure (plaque reduction), and on another measure it came within the ballpark.

  3. Jeff Sevigny:

    I'm very pleased with the result, the 6 mg/kg dose fit in quite nicely on one measure( plaque reduction), and on another measure it came within the ballpark.


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