placa

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See also: plaça, plaća, and płaca

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

placa f (plural placas)

  1. plate
  2. sign
  3. tectonic plate

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

placa

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

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

plācā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of plācō

Portuguese[edit]

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placa (street sign)

Etymology[edit]

From French plaque (plaque, plate), from Dutch placke, from Old Dutch *plagga (patch), from Proto-Germanic *plaggą (patch).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈpla.ka/, /ˈpla.kɐ/
  • Hyphenation: pla‧ca

Noun[edit]

placa f (plural placas)

  1. plate (a flat metallic object)
  2. traffic sign
  3. (dentistry) dental plaque
  4. (Brazil) license plate
  5. (electronics) circuit board
  6. (seismology) tectonic plate

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

placa f (plural placas)

  1. plate.
  2. shield, sign.
  3. badge.
  4. choppers (artificial teeth).
  5. (geology) plate
  6. (dentistry) tartar

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