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plasma

See also: Plasma and plasmă

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πλάσμα (plásma, something formed)

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plasma (countable and uncountable, plural plasmas)

  1. (physics) A state of matter consisting of partially ionized gas
  2. (hematology) A clear component of blood or lymph containing fibrin
  3. (hematology) Blood plasma, free of suspended cells, used in transfusions
  4. (mineralogy) A variety of green quartz, used in ancient times for making engraved ornaments.
  5. (medicine, dated) A mixture of starch and glycerin, used as a substitute for ointments.
  6. (computer graphics, demoscene) A visual effect in which cycles of changing colours are warped in various ways to give the illusion of liquid organic movement.
    • 1999, "Rage Matrix", Coding plasma demos....HELP! (on newsgroup comp.programming)
      Has anyone here written a plasma demo in C/C++ who would be willing to explain to me exactly how it works?

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plasma

  1. (biology, physics, hematology) plasma

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IrishEdit

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plasma m

  1. (physics, hematology) plasma

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
plasma phlasma bplasma
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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ItalianEdit

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NounEdit

plasma m (plural plasmi)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

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plasma

  1. third-person singular present indicative of plasmare
  2. second-person singular imperative of plasmare

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plasmā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of plasmō

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plasma n

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

PortugueseEdit

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plasma m (uncountable)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

SpanishEdit

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plasma m (plural plasmas)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

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plasma

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of plasmar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of plasmar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of plasmar.