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planate

(ˈpleɪˌneɪt)
adj
1. (Geological Science) geology having been flattened
2. (Biology) biology lying in one plane
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Adj.1.planate - having been flattened
planar, two-dimensional - involving two dimensions
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When the skulls of Egyptian civilians in Maspero are rendered planate under the wheels of tanks without punishment, one can only conclude that the abeyance of justice in Egypt has become even more profanely conspicuous.
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Although, water is abundant and renewable natural resource covering two third of the planate, a very small proportion of this effectively available for human use (Shaban and Sharma, 2007).