a type of flat screen on a television or visual display unit in which the image is created by electric current passing through many gas-filled cells
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- plasma fibronectin,
- plasma membrane,
- plasma physics,
- plasma protein,
- plasma renin activity,
- plasma tail,
- plasma thromboplastin antecedent,
- plasma torch,
- plasma tv,
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