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pla·quette

 (plă-kĕt′)
n.
A small plaque or tablet, as of metal, stone, or ivory, often inscribed or embossed for purposes of decoration, commemoration, or identification.

[French : plaque, plaque; see plaque + -ette, feminine of -et, diminutive suffix; see -et.]

plaquette

(plæˈkɛt)
n
1. (Geological Science) geology obsolete a flat concretion found in sedimentary rock
2. (Anatomy) anatomy obsolete a minuscule body or platelet found in most mammalian blood
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Sa relation avec Kateb Yacine, rencontre a Paris au debut des annees 1950, se traduisait souvent dans les œuvres de chacun d'eux par des poemes et des textes illustres ou des toiles agrementees de poemes manuscrits a l'exemple de la plaquette [beaucoup moins que] Issiakhem, œil de lynx [beaucoup plus grand que] et [beaucoup moins que] Les Americains, trente-cinq annees de l'enfer d'un peintre [beaucoup plus grand que].
Numerous members of the diplomatic community together with a good number of local spectators were also present at the ceremony that included the unveiling of a memorial plaquette inside the training facility.
Vice et corruption a Montreal, 1892-1970 est une plaquette de 129 pages issue d'un memoire de maitrise realise a l'Universite de Sherbrooke.
This is also referred to as a plaquette flip in [CY] and elsewhere.
Oltre alla plaquette Testamenti (1997), escono pih avanti Lungo la traccia (2005), pressoche totalmente in lingua, e Perche ancora/ Pourquoi encore (2005), parte in lingua parte in dialetto, con traduzione di Martin Rueff e note dello stesso Rueff e di Claude Mouchard.
NATO Defense College Commandant Lieutenant General Wolf Dieter Loeser gave a plaquette to Apakan due to his contributions to organization of this symposium.
En fait, elle espere voir English reconnaitre sa part de responsabilite dans la decision d'adopter les regles syndicales et d'en ordonner leur publication sous forme de plaquette.
In this sense, while touching enough as a tribute to a sorely missed friend, the little plaquette by Perec's fellow Oulipian Harry Mathews, Le Verger (The Orchard), an inventory of brief memories composed in the same sentence style of Je me souviens, represented a complete (but probably conscious) misreading of the source text.
La plaquette du futur musee resumait en ces termes le projet :
Bengtson is also the recipient of the American Whippet Club's Certificate of Achievement, the Swedish Kennel Club's Hamilton plaquette, and the Dog Writers Association of America's Maxwell and Elsworth S.
Il a sans doute lu cette plaquette dans la Ville lumiere meme, en une ou deux soirees, durant l'automne de 1921 ou l'hiver de 1922.