See also: Plasma, plasmá, and plasmă

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πλάσμα (plásma, something formed)

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: plăz'mə, IPA(key): /ˈplæzmə/, /ˈplazmə/
  • (file)

NounEdit

plasma (countable and uncountable, plural plasmas or plasmata)

  1. (physics) A state of matter consisting of partially ionized gas and electrons
  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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Further readingEdit

  • Plasma” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • plasma”, in Mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016.

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plasma m (plural plasmes)

  1. plasma

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin plasma, from Ancient Greek πλάσμα (plásma). Influenced by German Plasma (blood plasma, cytoplasm) and English plasma (ionised gas).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈplɑs.maː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: plas‧ma

NounEdit

plasma n (plural plasma's)

  1. (physics) plasma, dense ionised gas
  2. (biology, medicine) blood plasma
    Synonym: bloedplasma
  3. (biology) cytoplasm
    Synonyms: celplasma, cytoplasma
  4. (mineralogy) plasma, dark green type of quartz

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FinnishEdit

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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
Possessive forms of plasma (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person plasmani plasmamme
2nd person plasmasi plasmanne
3rd person plasmansa

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

plasma m (plural plasmas)

  1. plasma (all senses)

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.

ItalianEdit

 
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NounEdit

plasma m (plural plasmi)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

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VerbEdit

plasma

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

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LatinEdit

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plasmā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of plasmō

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πλάσμα (plásma)

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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Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πλάσμα (plásma)

NounEdit

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

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

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PortugueseEdit

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plasma m (uncountable)

  1. (physics, biology) plasma

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈplasma/, [ˈplazma]

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.