[plev-en] /ˈplɛv ɛn/
a city in N Bulgaria: siege of 143 days 1877.
a town in N Bulgaria: taken by Russia from the Turks in 1877 after a siege of 143 days. Pop: 102 000 (2005 est)
[ploo] /plu/ noun, Older Use (in Western U.S. and Canada) . 1. a beaver skin, especially one of prime quality. /pluː/ noun 1. (formerly in Canada) a beaver skin used as a standard unit of value in the fur trade
1. a combining form meaning “having parts or units” of the number specified by the initial element, occurring originally in loanwords from Latin (duplex; quadruplex); recent English coinages ending in -plex, especially denoting structures with a given number of dwelling units, are probably in part new formations with this suffix and in part based on […]
[plek-suh l] /ˈplɛk səl/ adjective 1. of or relating to a . plexal plex·al (plěk’səl) adj. Relating to a plexus.
plexectomy plex·ec·to·my (plěk-sěk’tə-mē) n. The excision of a plexus.