(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
Origin: [F. Cf. Plack, and see Placard.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
plak, n. a flat piece of metal or other material, used for ornament, as a brooch, &c., or for painting on, to form a wall-picture.—n. Plaquette′, a small plaque. [Fr.; cf. Plack.]
The numerical value of plaque in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of plaque in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of plaque in a Sentence
We only want a small plaque, how can that bother anyone?
Increasingly, there are imaging technologies that allow you to look at deposited amyloid plaque and even deposited tau in the brain.
There's a plaque on the wall. So, I walk over to the wall and I read the plaque and it said' KKK application.' So, I was like,' I'm done,'.
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.
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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