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Meanings of Placebos:

noun

A medicine or procedure prescribed for the psychological benefit to the patient rather than for any physiological effect.

Usage examples:

According to the report published in the british medical journal, 60 percent of medical professiona…

Placed

pleɪs

Meanings of Placed:

verb

Put in a particular position.

Usage examples:

A newspaper had been placed beside my plate
noun

A particular position, point, or area in space; a location.

Usage examples:

I can't be in two places at once

Placeholder

ˈpleɪsˌhəʊl.dər

Meanings of Placeholder:

noun

A significant zero in the decimal representation of a number.

Usage examples:

The use of zero as a placeholder was probably first developed by the babylonians, possibly as early…

Placeless

ˈpleɪs.ləs

Meanings of Placeless:

adjective

Similar to many other places and with no special character, or resulting in places like this

Usage examples:

His buildings exhibit another feature of the international style: they are placeless., a good local…

Meanings of Placeman:

noun

A person appointed to a position, especially in government service, for personal profit and as a reward for political support.

Usage examples:

He vetoed the appointment of a labour councillor in favour of his tory placeman

Meanings of Placemanship:

noun

The practice or policy of a placeman.

Placement

ˈpleɪs.mənt

Meanings of Placement:

noun

The action of placing someone or something somewhere.

Usage examples:

The proper placement of microphones

Placements

ˈpleɪsmənt

Meanings of Placements:

noun

The action of placing someone or something somewhere.

Usage examples:

The proper placement of microphones

Placenta

pləˈsen.tə

Meanings of Placenta:

noun

A flattened circular organ in the uterus of pregnant eutherian mammals, nourishing and maintaining the fetus through the umbilical cord.

Usage examples:

Causes of spontaneous abortion may relate to the fetus, the placenta, or the uterus.

Placentae

pləˈsɛntə

Meanings of Placentae:

noun

A flattened circular organ in the uterus of pregnant eutherian mammals, nourishing and maintaining the fetus through the umbilical cord.

Usage examples:

Causes of spontaneous abortion may relate to the fetus, the placenta, or the uterus.

Plural of placenta specialized

Placental

pləˈsɛnt(ə)l

Meanings of Placental:

adjective

Relating to a placenta.

Usage examples:

In mice, the gender of adjacent siblings on the placental fetus line in the uterus will affect such…
noun

A placental mammal.

Usage examples:

‘looking across the world, 99.9 percent of modern mammals are placentals and marsupials, so finding…

Meanings of Placentalia:

noun

With singular agreement: a division of mammals comprising those in which the females develop a placenta, equivalent to the infraclass eutheria. with plural agreement: placental mammals collectively; eutherians, as distinguished from marsupials and monotremes.

Meanings of Placentalian:

adjective

Of or relating to the division placentalia; eutherian.

Placentas

pləˈsɛntə

Meanings of Placentas:

noun

A flattened circular organ in the uterus of pregnant eutherian mammals, nourishing and maintaining the fetus through the umbilical cord.

Usage examples:

Causes of spontaneous abortion may relate to the fetus, the placenta, or the uterus.

Placentation

ˌplas(ə)nˈteɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Placentation:

noun

The formation or arrangement of a placenta or placentae in a woman's or female animal's uterus.

Usage examples:

The presence of an apparently unique type of lymphocyte in the uterus at implantation and during ea…

Meanings of Placentiferous:

adjective

Bearing or having a placenta.

Meanings of Placentitis:

noun

Inflammation of the placenta; a form of this.

Meanings of Placentography:

noun

Examination of the placenta using radiography or ultrasound.

Meanings of Placentoid:

adjective

Resembling a placenta, or placental tissue.

Meanings of Placer:

noun

A deposit of sand or gravel in the bed of a river or lake, containing particles of valuable minerals.

Usage examples:

Placer gold deposits

Placers

ˈpleɪsə

Meanings of Placers:

noun

A deposit of sand or gravel in the bed of a river or lake, containing particles of valuable minerals.

Usage examples:

Placer gold deposits

Placet

ˈpleɪsɛt

Meanings of Placet:

noun

An affirmative vote in a church or university assembly.

Usage examples:

In fact, though the proposal to award him the degree was challenged, when the dons voted, the place…

Meanings of Placets:

noun

An affirmative vote in a church or university assembly.

Usage examples:

In fact, though the proposal to award him the degree was challenged, when the dons voted, the place…

Meanings of Placewoman:

noun

A woman appointed to government office, especially for political reasons.

Placid

ˈplasɪd

Meanings of Placid:

adjective

Not easily upset or excited.

Usage examples:

A placid, contented man

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