plastrón

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Etymology[edit]

From French plastron, from Italian piastrone, augmentative of piastra "thin metal plate", short for impiastro "plaster", from Latin emplastrum (compare Spanish emplastro), from Ancient Greek εμπλαστρον (emplastron) (emplastron) "daub, salve".

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Noun[edit]

plastrón m (plural plastrones)

  1. (zoology) plastron

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References[edit]

"plastrón" in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima segunda edición (Dictionary of the Spanish Language, Twenty-Second Edition), Real Academia Española (Royal Spanish Academy), 2001.