the branch of physics that deals with plasmas and their interactions with electric and magnetic fields.
- Plasma protein
plasma protein n. Any of the various dissolved proteins of blood plasma, including antibodies and blood-clotting proteins, that act by holding fluid in blood vessels by osmosis.
- Plasma renin activity
plasma renin activity n. Abbr. PRA The estimation of renin in plasma by measuring the rate of formation of angiotensin I or II.
- Plasma screen
noun 1. a type of flat screen on a television or visual display unit in which the image is created by electric current passing through many gas-filled cells noun a thin, high-definition television or computer display created with pixel-sized gas-filled cells that emit different colors when electric current is connected; also called plasma display , […]
[plaz-muh-sawl, -sol] /ˈplæz məˌsɔl, -ˌsɒl/ noun 1. the relatively fluid, inner cytoplasm of a pseudopod of an ameba. /ˈplæzməˌsɒl/ noun 1. another name for endoplasm