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synonyms for plica

  • bend
  • circumvolution
  • cockle
  • convolution
  • corrugation
  • crease
  • crimp
  • crinkle
  • flection
  • flexure
  • furrow
  • gather
  • gathering
  • groove
  • knife-edge
  • lap
  • lapel
  • layer
  • loop
  • overlap
  • plait
  • pleat
  • plication
  • ply
  • pucker
  • ridge
  • ruck
  • ruffle
  • shirring
  • smocking
  • tuck
  • turn
  • wrinkle
  • crumple
  • dog's ear
  • plicature
  • rimple
  • rivel
  • ruche
  • rumple

antonyms for plica

MOST RELEVANT
  • line
  • smoothness
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How to use plica in a sentence

In six minutes, the plica semilunaris so drawn as to cover half the cornea.
AN ESSAY ON THE INFLUENCE OF TOBACCO UPON LIFE AND HEALTHR. D. MUSSEY
Erat autem vir simplex, sine omni plica dolositatis aut falsitatis, ut omnibus constat.
HENRY THE SIXTHJOHN BLACMAN
It had to be recorded how many of his distinguished ancestors had suffered from Plica polonica.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
It might be stricken with dry-rot, elephantiasis and plica polonica for ought I care.
MR. INCOUL'S MISADVENTUREEDGAR SALTUS
Plica polonica, which is endemic in Russia, is almost cosmopolitan.
FUNGI: THEIR NATURE AND USESMORDECAI CUBITT COOKE
We may almost believe that the disorder is born with them, like their frightful plica.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 9 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Cleanliness will cure the plica; wisdom alone can extirpate schism.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 9 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
At the same time he wrote a treatise on Plica Polonica, which was highly commended.
FREDERIC CHOPIN, V. 1 (OF 2)MORITZ KARASOWSKI
And perhaps the very essence of the Plica Polonica may be the hairs growing hollow, and of an unnatural constitution.
MICROGRAPHIAROBERT HOOKE
Hair matted or clotted, either from neglect or from the disease known as the Plica Polonica.
SHAKESPEARE'S TRAGEDY OF ROMEO AND JULIETWILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PLICA

  • bend
  • bulge
  • cockle
  • corrugation
  • furrow
  • groove
  • line
  • overlap
  • pleat
  • plica
  • pucker
  • ridge
  • rimple
  • rivel
  • ruck
  • rugosity
  • tuck
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