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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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Coated implants were subjected for FTIR analysis to confirm the presence of polymer and silver nitrate on the SS 316L bone plate.
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.
In certain animals there were noted the formation of cartilaginous tissue such as hyaline cartilage in cortical bone plate.
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.
Kuzma and Hunter (9) used bone plate fixation with intramedullary polymethylmethacrylate in geese, great blue herons (Ardea herodias), and raptors with mainly positive results.
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.
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.
If the bone plate contact is reduced, as is increasingly the case with the newly developed plates, there will be less disruption to this radial perfusion of the bony fragment (Miclau & Martin 1997).
The Demasq technology enables the clinician to accurately measure the articular cartilage as well as visualise changes in the health of the articular cartilage and subchondral bone plate.
To use an internal implant as a bone plate to repair a fracture, a surgeon has: to select an appropriate plate, to reduce the discontinuity, to fasten the plate to bone portions disposed on opposite sides of the fracture using suitable fasteners, (screws and/or wires), so the bone portions are fixed in position
For instance, it's a simple method to set up a forged stainless steel bone plate, which once took several setups to complete.
Different osteotomy cuts were made on the remaining bone plate alternately from the external margins to the internal side.