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plat 1

 (plăt)
tr.v. plat·ted, plat·ting, plats
To plait or braid.
n.
A braid.

[Middle English platen, alteration of plaiten, to fold, braid; see plait.]

plat 2

 (plăt)
n.
1. A piece of land; a plot.
2. A map showing actual or planned features, such as streets and building lots.
tr.v. plat·ted, plat·ting, plats
To make a plat of: plat a new town.

[Middle English, probably alteration (influenced by plat, something flat) of plot; see plot.]

plat

(plæt)
n
a small area of ground; plot
[C16 (also occurring in Middle English in place names): originally variant of plot2]

plat

(plæt)
n, vb, plats, platting or platted
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a variant spelling of plait
[C16: variant of plait]

plat1

(plæt)

n., v. plat•ted, plat•ting. n.
1. a plot of ground.
2. a plan or map, as of land.
v.t.
3. to make a plat of.
[1400–50; late Middle English; variant of plot, reinforced by Middle English plat flat of a sword < Old French: something flat (see plate)]

plat2

(plæt)

n., v. plat•ted, plat•ting. n.
1. plait; braid.
v.t.
2. to plait; braid.
[1350–1400; Middle English; variant of plait]

plat.

1. plateau.
2. platoon.

plat


Past participle: platted
Gerund: platting

Imperative
plat
plat
Present
I plat
you plat
he/she/it plats
we plat
you plat
they plat
Preterite
I platted
you platted
he/she/it platted
we platted
you platted
they platted
Present Continuous
I am platting
you are platting
he/she/it is platting
we are platting
you are platting
they are platting
Present Perfect
I have platted
you have platted
he/she/it has platted
we have platted
you have platted
they have platted
Past Continuous
I was platting
you were platting
he/she/it was platting
we were platting
you were platting
they were platting
Past Perfect
I had platted
you had platted
he/she/it had platted
we had platted
you had platted
they had platted
Future
I will plat
you will plat
he/she/it will plat
we will plat
you will plat
they will plat
Future Perfect
I will have platted
you will have platted
he/she/it will have platted
we will have platted
you will have platted
they will have platted
Future Continuous
I will be platting
you will be platting
he/she/it will be platting
we will be platting
you will be platting
they will be platting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been platting
you have been platting
he/she/it has been platting
we have been platting
you have been platting
they have been platting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been platting
you will have been platting
he/she/it will have been platting
we will have been platting
you will have been platting
they will have been platting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been platting
you had been platting
he/she/it had been platting
we had been platting
you had been platting
they had been platting
Conditional
I would plat
you would plat
he/she/it would plat
we would plat
you would plat
they would plat
Past Conditional
I would have platted
you would have platted
he/she/it would have platted
we would have platted
you would have platted
they would have platted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plat - a map showing planned or actual features of an area (streets and building lots etc.)plat - a map showing planned or actual features of an area (streets and building lots etc.)
map - a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)
Verb1.plat - make a plat of; "Plat the town"
map - make a map of; show or establish the features of details of; "map the surface of Venus"
References in periodicals archive ?
Tissue-type plasminogen activator (tPA) signal peptide is a serine proteinase which could increase humoral immune responses of DNA vaccines (Luo et al., 2008).
Regulation of seizure spreading by neuroserpin and tissue-type plasminogen activator is plasminogen-independent.
Simple clinical predictors of stroke outcome based on National Institutes of Health Stroke scale score during 1-h recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator infusion.
According to this study, low dose (25 mg) and slow (6 hours) infusion of tissue-type plasminogen activator (t-PA) without bolus with repetition as needed as a first-line therapy have been reported to be the safest regimen compared with higher doses or faster infusions of t-PA or streptokinase.
Kleindorfer, "Recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator use for ischemic stroke in the united states: A doubling of treatment rates over the course of 5 years," Stroke, vol.
Lewis et al., "Management of plastic bronchitis with topical tissue-type plasminogen activator," Pediatrics, vol.
Hu, "Tissue-type plasminogen activator modulates macrophage M2 to M1 phenotypic change through annexin A2-mediated NF-[kappa]B pathway," Oncotarget, vol.
In 1996, the Food and Drug Administration approved the use of intravenous tissue-type plasminogen activator (IV tPA) to treat acute ischemic strokes presenting within 3 hours of last known well time.
The two primary physiological plasminogen activators are the serine proteases urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) and tissue-type plasminogen activator (tPA) (for more detailed reviews see [65-68]).
Emeis, "Regulation of the acute release of tissue-type plasminogen activator from the endothelium by coagulation activation products," Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, vol.
The fibrinolytic system is composed of plasminogen and plasminogen activators including tissue-type plasminogen activator (tPA), urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA), and plasminogen activator inhibitors (PAI).
Differing roles for urokinase and tissue-type plasminogen activator in collagen-induced arthritis.