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plate

 [plāt]
1. a flat stratum or layer.
2. dental plate; sometimes, by extension, incorrectly used to designate a complete denture.
3. a flat vessel, usually a petri dish, containing sterile solid medium for the culture of microorganisms.
4. to prepare a culture medium in a petri dish, or to inoculate such a medium with a bacterial culture.
axial plate primitive streak.
bite plate biteplate.
cortical plate a layer of compact bone overlying the spongiosa of the alveolar process on the vestibular and oral aspects of the mandible and maxilla.
deck plate roof plate.
dental plate a plate of acrylic resin, metal, or other material that is fitted to the shape of the mouth, and serves for the support of artificial teeth.
dorsal plate roof plate.
end plate see end plate.
epiphyseal plate the thin plate of cartilage between the epiphysis and the shaft of a long bone; it is the site of growth in length and is obliterated by epiphyseal closure.
equatorial plate the collection of chromosomes at the equator of the spindle in mitosis.
floor plate the unpaired ventral longitudinal zone of the neural tube; called also ventral plate.
foot plate footplate.
force plate force platform.
medullary plate neural plate.
muscle plate myotome (def. 2).
neural plate a thickened band of ectoderm in the midbody region of the developing embryo, which develops into the neural tube; called also medullary plate.
roof plate the unpaired dorsal longitudinal zone of the neural tube; called also dorsal plate and deck plate.
tarsal plate tarsus (def. 2).
ventral plate floor plate.

roof plate

the thin layer of the embryonic neural tube connecting the alar plates dorsally.

roof plate

, roofplate (rūf plāt)
The thin layer of the embryonic neural tube connecting the alar plates dorsally.
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* If a tie-down system for the roof plate will pass through the foundation, provisions such as PVC pipe need to be placed.
Deriving a diamond shaped plan (by mirroring the alignment of existing facades), the building generates a strong duality between the narrow street to the west and the new piazza that opens up to the east; a duality that is expressed in section as the building's form is drawn down toward the piazza by a series of low level roof plates and canopies that extend to diminish the building's apparent height.
Furthermore, repairs of shell and roof plates are also required.
Further, Saudi Aramco-Luberef Yanbu and Jeddah plants have awarded a second three- year contract for the refurbishment and maintenance work on various storage tanks, which will include renewal of bottom plates, shell plates, roof plates, tank foundation and other tank appurtenances as required.
Tenders are invited for ut testing of a/g tanks and roof plates and pipelines
Also, Luberef Yanbu and Jeddah plant awarded a three year contract for the various storage tank refurbishment/maintenance of bottom plates, shell plates, roof plates, tank foundation and other tank appurtenances that needs repairs.
the renovation of the drainage channels includes both the anticorrosion treatment of the steel sheet piles of the ducts and concrete repairs to the roof plates of the ducts and dam wall pincers.
Tenders are invited for utg of t103, t104, t105, t108 & t110 roof plates at bpcl, mangalore coastal installation.
Tenders are invited for Replacement of roof plates and allied works of fr tank no.
The scope includes spading, desludging of tanks including sludge treatment and disposal, inspection of floor and roof plates and their replacement if required, access ladder, stairway and handrails replacement, refurbishment, painting and coating in line with inspection requirements.
Because rusted areas on the cast iron roof plates are deteriorating rapidly due to weathering, they must be repaired to maintain the waterproof integrity of the lighthouse tower and its rare First Order Fresnel Lens.