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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Bone plates and screws were used for treatment of diaphyseal fractures (compressive function, n=1; neutral function after interfragmentary compression, with cerclage, n=1; and, bridge function, associated with the use of intramedullary pin, n=6), two intramedullary pins to fill 85% of the medullary canal (isolated, n=5; or associated with the use of cerclage, n=14) and external skeletal fixator Tie-In configuration (n=5) (association of an intramedullary pin and type-IA external skeletal fixator).
de Barros-Filho et al., "Reconstruction of the alveolar buccal bone plate in compromised fresh socket after immediate implant placement followed by immediate provisionalization," Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, vol.
However, the rigid splint is necessary in cases of fracture of the bone plate and late replantation (7, 9, 19, 46).
At 24 weeks, both the tidemark and the subchondral bone plate are re-established.
Stainless steel 316 L bone plates were purchased from Sushrut Adler Group, India, Poly L Lactic acid (PLLA) from Stryker, India.
The width of the buccal bone plate was determined rectangular to the long axis of the tooth in the mid crestal third (crestal width, CW = CW-CW') and the mid apical third of the alveolous (apical width, AW = AW-AW').
Bone plate fixation: An evaluation of interface contact area and force of Dynamic Compression plate and the limited contact dynamic compression plate applied to cadaveric bone.
He later had the screws removed from his bone plate to give him his freedom back.
The mineralization patterns at the subchondral bone plate of the glenoid cavity in healthy shoulders.
In certain animals there were noted the formation of cartilaginous tissue such as hyaline cartilage in cortical bone plate. In some cases in intracortical callus there were positioned cartilage tissue mixed with loose connective tissue.
Professor John Innes said: "I was able to repair the fractures with a bone plate and screws together with a processed form of bone from a donor cat which provides proteins to stimulate the fracture to heal."
"I was able to repair the fractures with a bone plate and screws together with feline demineralised bone matrix graft supplied by Veterinary Tissue Bank.
Coles and Gross (2000) in his study (in the treatment of tibial shaft fracture with plate and screw, and reamed and undreamed intramedullary pinning) found superficial infection, 9% for bone plate, 2.9% for reamed nailing and 0.5% in undreamed nailing.
Apart from goddess Tyche, researchers also found a wonderfully etched relief of a maenad, one of a group of female followers of Dionysus, the god of wine on a bone plate.