Definitions for plaqueplæk
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a thin, flat plate or tablet of metal, porcelain, etc., intended for ornament, as on a wall, or set in a piece of furniture.
an inscribed commemorative tablet, usu. of metal, placed on a building or monument.
a platelike brooch or ornament, esp. one worn as a badge.
a flat, often raised patch on any external or internal body surface. an abnormal hardened deposit on the inner wall of an artery.
a soft, sticky, whitish film formed on tooth surfaces, composed of bacteria, mucin, and other matter.
a clear area in a laboratory dish of a bacterial culture, indicating dead bacteria.
Category: Laboratory Biology
Origin of plaque:
1840–50; < F, n. der. of plaquer to plate < MD placken to patch; cf. placket
(pathology) a small abnormal patch on or inside the body
brass, memorial tablet, plaque(noun)
a memorial made of brass
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.
An accumulation of biofilm, or bacteria on teeth.
Atheroma, an accumulation in artery walls made up of macrophage cells and debris containing lipids, (cholesterol and fatty acids), calcium, and connective tissue.
A clearing in a bacterial lawn caused by a virus.
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
Translations for plaque
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a plate of metal etc fixed to a wall etc as a memorial
His name was inscribed on a brass plaque.
- صَفيحَة مَعْدَنِيَّهArabic
- гравирана табелкаBulgarian
- placaPortuguese (BR)
- die GedenktafelGerman
- πλάκα που στήνεται ως μνημείοGreek
- پلاک؛ نشان یادبودFarsi
- שֶלֶט הַנצָחָהHebrew
- plaketa, medaljonCroatian
- placca, targaItalian
- 장식 액자, 현판Korean
- lenta, lentelėLithuanian
- płyta, tablicaPolish
- پلاک؛ نشان یادبودPersian
- د يادونى يا يادګاري نښان لكه يوه ډبرهPashto
- дощечка, табличкаRussian
- spominska ploščaSlovenian
- platta, minnestavlaSwedish
- plâket, levhaTurkish
- 匾Chinese (Trad.)
- меморіальна дошкаUkrainian
- دھات کي تختيUrdu
- tấm; bảnVietnamese
- 匾Chinese (Simp.)
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