a plinth interrupting a door or window architrave at the floor or ground level.
[plin-ee] /ˈplɪn i/ noun 1. (“the Elder”; Gaius Plinius Secundus) a.d. 23–79, Roman naturalist, encyclopedist, and writer. 2. his nephew (“the Younger,” Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus) a.d. 62?–c113, Roman writer, statesman, and orator. /ˈplɪnɪ/ noun 1. known as Pliny the Elder. Latin name Gaius Plinius Secundus. 23–79 ad, Roman writer, the author of the encyclopedic […]
1. variant of . combining form 1. greater in size, extent, degree, etc; more: Pliocene word-forming element, Latinate form of pleio-.
[plahy-uh-film] /ˈplaɪ əˌfɪlm/ Trademark. 1. a brand of resinlike rubber hydrochloride that forms a clear, flexible, water-resistant, heat-sealable plastic, used for packaging, raincoats, etc.
[plahy-uh-tron] /ˈplaɪ əˌtrɒn/ noun, Electronics. 1. any hot-cathode vacuum tube having an anode and one or more grids.