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Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Science and technology, Life Sciences
Length:
125 words

1 any small disk‐like object, patch, or zone.

2 a macroscopic or microscopic rounded clear zone in a layer of

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The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine (3 ed.)

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Current Version:
2007

Strands of fibrous tissue that attach to the inside of blood vessels. Plaque formation contributes to the development of atherosclerosis...

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World Encyclopedia

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
39 words

Abnormal deposit building up on a body surface, especially the film of saliva and bacteria that accumulates on teeth. Fatty

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