Meaning of PLAGE in English

ˈpläzh noun

( -s )

Etymology: French, beach, from Italian piaggia, from Late Latin plagia beach, shore, from Greek plagios oblique, sideways — more at plagal

1. : the beach of a seaside resort

2. : a bright region on the sun seen in the light of calcium or hydrogen and often associated with sunspots — compare flocculus

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