Plastic force

(Physiol.) the force which presumably acts in the growth and repair of the tissues.
- Shak.
(Physiol.) See under Force.

See also: Force, Plastic

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At the back of the gallery, suspended just below eye level, a playful light-blue sphere of paper broke up the homogeneous gray veil that softened the plastic force, if not the appeal, of the advertising images.