Placque vs. Plaque

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  • Placque (noun)

    misspelling of plaque

  • Plaque (noun)

    Any flat, ornament, or for painting pictures upon, as a dish, plate, hung upon a worn by a person, such as a brooch.

  • Plaque (noun)

    A piece of flat metal with writing on it, building, structure to remind people of a person or an event.

  • Plaque (noun)

    A clearing in a bacterial lawn caused by a virus.

  • Plaque (noun)

    In the Hornbostel–Sachs classification system: any flat, thin musical instrument.

    "blown plaques"

    "concussion plaques"

  • Plaque (noun)

    A broad patch of surrounding tissue, especially a broad irritated]] patch on the skin.

  • Plaque (noun)

    An abnormal material in or on an associated with disease.

    "amyloid plaque"

    "pleural plaque"

    "senile plaque"

  • Plaque (noun)

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

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