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Synonyms for plate

Synonyms for plate

(baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands

a full-page illustration (usually on slick paper)

dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten

the quantity contained in a plate


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a rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly

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the thin under portion of the forequarter

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a main course served on a plate

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the positively charged electrode in a vacuum tube

a flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded

structural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage

a shallow receptacle for collection in church

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a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

a dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth

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Congenital mesenchymoma transgressing the cribriform plate.
Intraoperative findings included obvious tumor extension through the left cribriform plate into the anterior cranial vault without gross intraparenchymal extension.
The lesion protruded from a fracture of the posterior cribriform plate, and it blocked an otherwise patent choana.
1 It may be mistaken for esthesioneuroblastoma because of its neuroectodermal histologic component and features of cribriform plate transgression.
3-6) Extension of these tumors may lead into the anterior cranial fossa through the cribriform plate.
No evidence of invasion and no bony destruction of the ethmoid sinuses or cribriform plate were seen on CT, and the nasopharynx appeared to be free of disease.
The structure should be manipulated gently because an aggressive debridement might damage the olfactory mucosa or disrupt the cribriform plate and cause a cerebrospinal fluid leak.
There was no cribriform plate invasion or intracranial extension.
Invasion of the cribriform plate can cause headaches, seizures, mental deterioration, or focal deficits.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) detected no intracranial involvement, but it did reveal extension of the mass up to and abutting the cribriform plate (figure 1, B and C).
Even more force results in involvement of the cribriform plate and the lamina papyracea, which provide relatively little resistance.
1) The upper part of the uncinate process may attach solely to the lamina papyracea, the cribriform plate, or the middle concha, or it may divide and attach to some combination of these structures.
Noncontrast computed tomography (CT) of the paranasal sinuses demonstrated extensive disease in the fight maxillary sinus, fight ethmoid sinus, and fight sphenoid sinus along with destruction of the lamina papyracea, displace ment of the globe, and erosion of the cribriform plate (figure).