plica

noun pli·ca \ ˈplī-kə \

Definition of plica

plural plicae play \ˈplī-ˌkē, -ˌsē\
: a fold or folded part; especially : a groove or fold of skin

Origin and Etymology of plica

Medieval Latin, from Latin plicare to fold — more at ply


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plica

noun pli·ca \ ˈplī-kə \

medical Definition of plica

plural plicae play \-ˌkē, -ˌsē\
: a fold or folded part; especially : a groove or fold of skin

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