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plaka [plá.ka.] : disc (n.); disk (n.); license plate (n.); phonograph record (n.); plate (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: placa: disk ]

Derivatives of plaka

n. (artifact)1. disc, disk, phonograph record, phonograph recording, platter, recordsound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove.
~ acetate disk, phonograph recording diska disk coated with cellulose acetate.
~ l-p, lpa long-playing phonograph record; designed to be played at 33.3 rpm.
~ 78, seventy-eighta shellac based phonograph record that played at 78 revolutions per minute.
~ audio recording, sound recording, audioa recording of acoustic signals.
n. (shape)2. disc, disk, saucersomething with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate.; "the moon's disk hung in a cloudless sky"
~ intervertebral disc, intervertebral diska fibrocartilaginous disc serving as a cushion between all of the vertebrae of the spinal column (except between the first two).
~ round shapea shape that is curved and without sharp angles.
~ dot, pointa very small circular shape.; "a row of points"; "draw lines between the dots"
n. (artifact)3. disc, disk, magnetic disc, magnetic disk(computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored.
~ diskette, floppy, floppy diska small plastic magnetic disk enclosed in a stiff envelope with a radial slit; used to store data or programs for a microcomputer.; "floppy disks are noted for their relatively slow speed and small capacity and low price"
~ fixed disk, hard disc, hard diska rigid magnetic disk mounted permanently in a drive unit.
~ memory device, storage devicea device that preserves information for retrieval.
~ computer science, computingthe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures.
n. (artifact)4. disc, diska flat circular plate.
~ acetate disk, phonograph recording diska disk coated with cellulose acetate.
~ brake diska disk or plate that is fixed to the wheel; pressure is applied to it by the brake pads.
~ circle, roundany circular or rotating mechanism.; "the machine punched out metal circles"
~ deadeye(nautical) a round hardwood disk with holes and a grooved perimeter used to tighten a shroud.
~ diaphragmelectro-acoustic transducer that vibrates to receive or produce sound waves.
~ discus, saucera disk used in throwing competitions.
~ frisbeea light, plastic disk about 10 inches in diameter; propelled with a flip of the wrist for recreation or competition.
~ coin blank, plancheta flat metal disk ready for stamping as a coin.
~ platea sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic.
~ hockey puck, pucka vulcanized rubber disk 3 inches in diameter that is used instead of a ball in ice hockey.
~ tokena metal or plastic disk that can be redeemed or used in designated slot machines.
v. (creation)1. disk, harrowdraw a harrow over (land).
~ farming, husbandry, agriculturethe practice of cultivating the land or raising stock.
~ plow, plough, turnto break and turn over earth especially with a plow.; "Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week"; "turn the earth in the Spring"
license plate
n. (artifact)1. license plate, numberplatea plate mounted on the front and back of car and bearing the car's registration number.
~ platea sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic.
phonograph record
n. (artifact)1. home, home base, home plate, plate(baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score.; "he ruled that the runner failed to touch home"
~ baseball, baseball gamea ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs.; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
~ bag, basea place that the runner must touch before scoring.; "he scrambled to get back to the bag"
n. (artifact)2. platea sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic.
~ baffle, baffle boarda flat plate that controls or directs the flow of fluid or energy.
~ cylinder heada detachable plate that covers the closed end of a cylinder chamber in a reciprocating engine or pump.
~ dampera movable iron plate that regulates the draft in a stove or chimney or furnace.
~ disk, disca flat circular plate.
~ engravinga block or plate or other hard surface that has been engraved.
~ escutcheon(nautical) a plate on a ship's stern on which the name is inscribed.
~ fin keela metal plate projecting from the keel of a shallow vessel to give it greater lateral stability.
~ fishplatemetal plate bolted along sides of two rails or beams.
~ storage-battery grid, grida perforated or corrugated metal plate used in a storage battery as a conductor and support for the active material.
~ gusset plate, gusseta metal plate used to strengthen a joist.
~ lamellathin plate.
~ license plate, numberplatea plate mounted on the front and back of car and bearing the car's registration number.
~ l-platea square plate bearing the letter L that is attached to both ends of a car to indicate that the driver is a learner.
~ nameplatea plate bearing a name.
~ plate irona plate of iron.
~ platenthe flat plate of a printing press that presses the paper against the type.
~ plessimeter, pleximetera small thin metal plate held against the body and struck with a plexor in percussive examinations.
~ flat solid, sheeta flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width.
~ tapa small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing).
n. (artifact)3. platea full-page illustration (usually on slick paper).
~ fashion platea plate illustrating the latest fashion in dress.
~ illustrationa visual representation (a picture or diagram) that is used make some subject more pleasing or easier to understand.
n. (artifact)4. platedish on which food is served or from which food is eaten.
~ dessert platea small plate on which dessert can be served.
~ dinner platea plate from which a diner eats during the main course of a meal.
~ flatwaretableware that is relatively flat and fashioned as a single piece.
~ paper platea disposable plate made of cardboard.
~ salad bowl, salad platea plate or bowl for individual servings of salad.
~ soup platea deep plate with a wide rim.
~ steel platea plate of steel.
n. (quantity)5. plate, platefulthe quantity contained in a plate.
~ containerfulthe quantity that a container will hold.
n. (object)6. crustal plate, platea rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly.
~ crust, earth's crustthe outer layer of the Earth.
n. (food)7. platethe thin under portion of the forequarter.
~ cut of beefcut of meat from beef cattle.
n. (food)8. platea main course served on a plate.; "a vegetable plate"; "the blue plate special"
~ entree, main coursethe principal dish of a meal.
n. (body)9. plateany flat platelike body structure or part.
~ operculuma hard flap serving as a cover for (a) the gill slits in fishes or (b) the opening of the shell in certain gastropods when the body is retracted.
~ combciliated comb-like swimming plate of a ctenophore.
~ anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structurea particular complex anatomical part of a living thing.; "he has good bone structure"
~ frill(paleontology) a bony plate that curves upward behind the skull of many ceratopsian dinosaurs.
~ laminaa thin plate or layer (especially of bone or mineral).
n. (artifact)10. platethe positively charged electrode in a vacuum tube.
~ anodea positively charged electrode by which electrons leave an electrical device.
~ electron tube, thermionic tube, thermionic vacuum tube, thermionic valve, vacuum tube, tubeelectronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope.
n. (artifact)11. photographic plate, platea flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded.
~ quarter platea photographic plate measuring 3.25 inches by 4.25 inches.
~ flat solid, sheeta flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width.
n. (artifact)12. platestructural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage.
~ structural membersupport that is a constituent part of any structure or building.
~ structure, constructiona thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts.; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
~ wall plateplate (a timber along the top of a wall) to support the ends of joists, etc., and distribute the load.
n. (artifact)13. collection plate, platea shallow receptacle for collection in church.
~ receptaclea container that is used to put or keep things in.
n. (artifact)14. plate, scale, shella metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners).
~ armor plate, armor plating, armour plate, plate armor, plate armourspecially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire.
~ horseshoe, shoeU-shaped plate nailed to underside of horse's hoof.
~ shell platingthe plates covering the frame of a steel ship and corresponding to the planking of a wooden ship.
~ shielda protective covering or structure.
n. (artifact)15. dental plate, denture, platea dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth.
~ bridgework, bridgea denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth.
~ dental appliancea device to repair teeth or replace missing teeth.
~ false teetha removable denture.
~ partial denturea denture replacing one or more teeth in a dental arch.
v. (contact)16. platecoat with a layer of metal.; "plate spoons with silver"
~ tinprepare (a metal) for soldering or brazing by applying a thin layer of solder to the surface.
~ coat, surfaceput a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface.; "coat the cake with chocolate"
~ tinplate with tin.
~ silvercoat with a layer of silver or a silver amalgam.; "silver the necklace"
~ nickelplate with nickel.; "nickel the plate"
~ electroplatecoat with metal by electrolysis.; "electroplate the watch"
~ chrome, chromium-plateplate with chromium.; "chrome bathroom fixtures"
~ gold-plate, gold plate, goldplateplate with gold.; "goldplate a watch"
~ silver-plate, silverplateplate with silver.; "silverplate a watch"