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Definition of Plica

Plica
Plica Pli"ca, n. [LL., a fold, fr. L. plicare to fold. See Ply, v.] 1. (Med.) A disease of the hair (Plica polonica), in which it becomes twisted and matted together. The disease is of Polish origin, and is hence called also Polish plait. --Dunglison. 2. (Bot.) A diseased state in plants in which there is an excessive development of small entangled twigs, instead of ordinary branches. 3. (Zo["o]l.) The bend of the wing of a bird.

Meaning of Plica from wikipedia

- Polish plait (Plica polonica in Latin), plica, or trichoma is a formation of hair. This term can refer to a hairstyle or supposes a medical condition...
- Plica syndrome is a condition that occurs when a plica (a vestigial extension of the protective synovial capsule of the knee) becomes irritated, enlarged...
- Plica may refer to: Plica (genus), a genus of lizards Capillaria plica, a parasitic nematode Plica (sigillography) - term from sigillography A fold or...
- The fimbriated fold of tongue, also plica fimbriata is a slight fold of the mucous membrane on the underside of the tongue which runs laterally on either...
- Plica plica is a species of lizard in the family Tropiduridae, the Neotropical ground lizards. Its common names include collared tree lizard, collared...
- The plica semilunaris is a small fold of bulbar conjunctiva on the medial canthus of the eye. It functions during movement of the eye, to help maintain...
- Human physical appearance Mongoloid "AllRefer Health - Epicanthal Folds (Plica Palpebronasalis)". AllRefer.com. Archived from the original on 12 January...
- included in Plica plica: Plica caribeana Murphy & Jowers, 2013 Plica kathleenae Murphy & Jowers, 2013 Plica medemi Murphy & Jowers, 2013 Plica rayi Murphy...
- Precursor Sixth pharyngeal arch System Respiratory system Identifiers Latin plica vocalis MeSH D014827 TA A06.2.09.013 FMA 55457 Anatomical terminology [edit...
- Plica semilunaris can refer to: Plica semilunaris of conjunctiva Plica semilunaris of the fauces...
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