πλάσμα

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From πλάσσω (plassō, form, mold) +‎ -μα (-ma)


PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

πλάσμα (plasma) (genitive πλάσματος) n, third declension

  1. something formed, figure, image
    1. the body, as formed by the Creator
  2. counterfeit, forgery
    1. figment, fiction
    2. pretence
    3. delusion
  3. formed style in writing or speaking
    1. (music) affected execution

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GreekEdit

NounEdit

πλάσμα (plásman (plural πλάσματα)

  1. (medicine, physiology) blood plasma
    Το πλάσμα είναι το ρευστό μέρος του αίματος.
    Plasma is the fluid part of blood.
  2. (physics) plasma (ionised gaseous phase)
    Πλάσμα συναντάται στον Ήλιο και στους αστέρες.
    Plasma is found in the Sun and the stars.
  3. creature, animate being
    όλα τα πλάσματα του Θεού
    all God's creatures
  4. creature (fictional or invented)
    Το πλάσμα αποκαλύφθηκε για να είναι ένα άσχημο, μεγάλο τέρας.
    The creature was revealed to be an huge ugly monster.
  5. (colloquial) A beautiful woman.

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Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 23:39