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plaque US English

An ornamental tablet, typically of metal, porcelain, or wood, that is fixed to a wall or other surface in commemoration of a person or event

plaque US Thesaurus

a plaque in her honor was placed on the door to the auditorium

blue plaque US English

(In the UK) a round blue sign attached to the facade of a building to commemorate its historical significance, typically giving the name of a famous or eminent person who once lived in or near the building

senile plaque US English

A microscopic mass of fragmented and decaying nerve terminals around an amyloid core, numbers of which occur in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s disease

neuritic plaque US English

An argyrophilic area of degenerated neuronal processes surrounding a core of amyloid, seen in large numbers in Alzheimer's and certain other diseases; also called senile plaque.