[plahy-woo d] /ˈplaɪˌwʊd/
a material used for various building purposes, consisting usually of an odd number of veneers glued over each other, usually at right angles.
a structural board consisting of an odd number of thin layers of wood glued together under pressure, with the grain of one layer at right angles to the grain of the adjoining layer
1907, from ply (n.) + wood (n.). So called because the layers are arranged so that the grain of one runs at right angles to that of the next.
[pl-zen-yuh] /ˈplˌzɛn yə/ noun 1. a city in Bohemia, in the W Czech Republic. /Czech ˈplzɛnj/ noun 1. an industrial city in the Czech Republic. Pop: 163 000 (2005 est) German name Pilsen
Symbol, Chemistry. 1. . 1. . 1. Past Master. 2. . 3. p.m. 4. Police Magistrate. 5. . 6. post-mortem. 7. Prime Minister. 8. Provost Marshal. 1. after noon. 2. the period between noon and midnight. abbreviation 1. premium abbreviation 1. St Pierre and Miquelon Chemical symbol 1. promethium abbreviation 1. Prime Minister 2. Past […]
1. after noon. 2. the period between noon and midnight. 1. Past Master. 2. . 3. p.m. 4. Police Magistrate. 5. . 6. post-mortem. 7. Prime Minister. 8. Provost Marshal. abbreviation 1. (indicating the time period from midday to midnight) post meridiem See a.m. 2. post-mortem (examination) abbreviation of Latin post meridiem “after noon.” Latin […]