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plasma

noun [U] uk   /ˈplæz.mə/ us  

plasma noun [U] (BLOOD)

(also blood plasma) the pale yellow liquid that forms 55% of human blood and contains the blood cells

plasma noun [U] (GAS)

a type of gas with almost no electrical charge, found in the sun and other stars: solar plasma plasma physics
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