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plaque
used in Oryx and Crake

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Definition
a sticky, thin film that is made up of a protein substance and microorganisms that adhere to the tooth
  • The one that replaced plaque bacteria with friendly ones that filled the same ecological niche, namely your mouth?
    p. 210.9
  • There was a gruesome statue of her in front of the administration building, in her role — said the bronze plaque — as Judith, cutting off the head of a guy in a historical robe outfit called Holofernes.
    p. 186.6

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