Definitions for plaqueplæk

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. plaque(noun)

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

  2. brass, memorial tablet, plaque(noun)

    a memorial made of brass

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  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.

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  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.]


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