plat
I. transitive verb (platted; platting) Etymology: Middle English, alteration of plaiten Date: 14th century plait II. noun Date: 14th century plait III. noun Etymology: Middle English, probably alteration of plot Date: 15th century 1. a small piece of ground (as a lot or quadrat) ; plot 2. a plan, map, or chart of a piece of land with actual or proposed features (as lots); also the land represented IV. transitive verb (platted; platting) Date: 1751 to make a plat of V. abbreviation 1. plateau 2. platoon

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  • plat — plat …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • plat — plat, ate 1. (pla, pla t ) adj. 1°   Dont la superficie est unie et sans inégalités. •   Ils campèrent dans les lieux les plus plats du pays des Moabites, SACI Bible, Nomb. XXXIII, 49. •   Les cassinistes s élèvent contre Maupertuis, et ne… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • plat — plat·a·can·tho·my·i·dae; plat·a·le·i·dae; plat·a·le·i·form; plat·an; plat·a·na·ce·ae; plat·a·nist; plat·a·nis·ta; plat·a·nis·ti·dae; plat·a·nus; plat; plat·ed; plat·el·min·thes; plat·en; plat·e·o·sau·rus; plat·er; plat·er·esque; plat·form·al·ly;… …   English syllables

  • plat — PLAT, Ă, plaţi, te, adj. 1. (Despre obiecte) Lătăreţ, turtit; plan. ♢ Picior plat = malformaţie congenitală a piciorului care are talpa prea puţin scobită; platfus. ♦ (Despre terenuri) Întins, neted, şes. 2. fig. Lipsit de expresie sau de… …   Dicționar Român

  • plat- — ⇒PLAT , PLATE , élém. de compos. Élém. représentant l adj. plat, entrant dans la constr. de subst.; le 2e élém. est un subst. avec lequel plat s accorde en genre et en nombre. V. plat bord, plat dos (s.v. plat1 II), plate bande, plate côte, plate …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Plat — ist der Name von Wolfgang Plat dem französischen Adelsgeschlecht du Plat Heinrich Christian Johann du Plat (1769 1852), Kgl. Dänischer Generalmajor und Kartograf, Autor der du Plat schen Karten Joan du Plat Taylor (1906 1983), Archäologin und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • plat — Plat, {{t=g}}platus,{{/t}} Latus, {{t=g}}platos,{{/t}} Latitudo. Rivage de mer bas et plat. Plat ou escuelle, Catinus, Lanx, Discus, Paropsis. Un grand plat, Mazonomum. Un plat fourni, Patina, B. Un plat de paticier, Magis magidis. Un petit plat… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • plat — / plat/ n [probably alteration of plot]: a plan, map, or chart of a piece of land with present or proposed features (as lots); also: the land represented Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. plat …   Law dictionary

  • Plat — Plat, n. [Cf. {Plat} flat, which perh. caused this spelling, and {Plot} a piece of ground.] A small piece or plot of ground laid out with some design, or for a special use; usually, a portion of flat, even ground. [1913 Webster] This flowery plat …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • płat — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. a || u, Mc. płacie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}{{stl 12}}1. {{/stl 12}}{{stl 7}} kawał czegoś cienkiego, płaskiego, zwykle tkaniny, papieru itp. : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Płat materiału, gazy. Płat papy. {{/stl… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Plat — Plat, n. Work done by platting or braiding; a plait. [1913 Webster] Her hair, nor loose, nor tied in formal plat. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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