See also: Plasma and plasmă

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πλάσμα ‎(plásma, something formed)

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NounEdit

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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ReferencesEdit

  • plasma Barthelmy, David (accessed 29 August 2016) Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1]
  • plasma mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

plasma m ‎(plural plasmes)

  1. plasma

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

plasma

  1. (biology, physics, hematology) plasma

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of plasma (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative plasma plasmat
genitive plasman plasmojen
partitive plasmaa plasmoja
illative plasmaan plasmoihin
singular plural
nominative plasma plasmat
accusative nom. plasma plasmat
gen. plasman
genitive plasman plasmojen
plasmainrare
partitive plasmaa plasmoja
inessive plasmassa plasmoissa
elative plasmasta plasmoista
illative plasmaan plasmoihin
adessive plasmalla plasmoilla
ablative plasmalta plasmoilta
allative plasmalle plasmoille
essive plasmana plasmoina
translative plasmaksi plasmoiksi
instructive plasmoin
abessive plasmatta plasmoitta
comitative plasmoineen

IrishEdit

NounEdit

plasma m ‎(genitive singular plasma, nominative plural plasmaí)

  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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VerbEdit

plasmā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of plasmō

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

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Wikipedia no

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek "plasma"

NounEdit

plasma n ‎(definite singular plasmaet, indefinite plural plasma or plasmaer, definite plural plasmaene)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

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Wikipedia nn

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek "plasma"

NounEdit

plasma n ‎(definite singular plasmaet, indefinite plural plasma, definite plural plasmaa)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

plasma m (uncountable)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

plasma m ‎(plural plasmas)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

VerbEdit

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.
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