Origin: Fr from Italian piaggia from Late Latin plagia, shore from an unverified form plagius, slanting from Glassical Greek plagios, oblique: see plagal
Origin: from plage
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- A sandy beach at a seaside resort.
- A bright and intensely hot area in the sun's chromosphere, usually associated with a sunspot.
Origin: French, from Italian piaggia, ultimately from Greek plagia, neuter pl. of plagios, oblique, slanting; see plagal.
plage - Science Definition
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