[plek-ser] /ˈplɛk sər/
Medicine/Medical. a small hammer with a soft rubber head or the like, used in percussion for diagnostic purposes.
(med) a small hammer with a rubber head for use in percussion of the chest and testing reflexes
plexor plex·or (plěk’sər) or ples·sor (plěs’ər)
A small, usually rubber-headed hammer used alone or with a pleximeter in examination or diagnosis by percussion. Also called percussor.
[plek-suh s] /ˈplɛk səs/ noun, plural plexuses, plexus. 1. a network, as of nerves or blood vessels. 2. any complex structure containing an intricate network of parts: the plexus of international relations. /ˈplɛksəs/ noun (pl) -uses, -us 1. any complex network of nerves, blood vessels, or lymphatic vessels 2. an intricate network or arrangement n. […]
- Plexus thyroideus impar
plexus thyroideus impar n. A venous plexus located in front of the lower portion of the trachea, forms from anastomoses between the inferior thyroid veins, and terminates in the inferior thyroid vein.
[plahy-uh l; French ple-yel] /ˈplaɪ əl; French plɛˈyɛl/ noun 1. Ignaz Josef [ig-nahts yoh-zef] /ˈɪg nɑts ˈyoʊ zɛf/ (Show IPA), 1757–1831, Austrian composer and piano manufacturer.
1. pounds per linear foot. 1. . plaintiff