Definition of Plaque. Meaning of Plaque. Synonyms of Plaque

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Definition of Plaque

Plaque
Plaque Plaque, n. [F. Cf. Plack, and see Placard.] 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.

Meaning of Plaque from wikipedia

- Plaque may refer to: Commemorative plaque, a plate or tablet fixed to a wall to mark an event, person, etc. Memorial Plaque (medallion), issued to next-of-kin...
- A commemorative plaque, or simply plaque, or in other places referred to as a historical marker, historic marker, or historic plaque, is a plate of metal...
- A blue plaque is a permanent sign installed in a public place in the United Kingdom and elsewhere to commemorate a link between that location and a famous...
- Dental plaque is also known as microbial plaque, oral biofilm, dental biofilm, dental plaque biofilm or bacterial plaque biofilm. Bacterial plaque is one...
- The Pioneer plaques are a pair of gold-anodized aluminum plaques that were placed on board the 1972 Pioneer 10 and 1973 Pioneer 11 spacecraft, featuring...
- Plaque hybridization is a technique used in Molecular biology for the identification of recombinant phages. The procedure can also be used for the detection...
- A Hollenhorst plaque is a cholesterol embolus that is seen in a blood vessel of the retina. It is usually seen when a physician performs ophthalmoscopy...
- A plaque-forming unit (PFU) is a measure used in virology to describe the number of virus particles capable of forming plaques per unit volume. It is a...
- The Lunar plaques are stainless steel commemorative plaques measuring 9 by 7+5⁄8 inches (22.9 by 19.4 cm) attached to the ladders on the descent stages...
- Amyloid plaques (also known as neuritic plaques, Aβ plaques or senile plaques) are extracellular deposits of the amyloid beta (Aβ) protein mainly in the...