Synonyms and Antonyms for amyloid-protein-plaque

1. amyloid protein plaque (n.)

a plaque consisting of tangles of amyloid protein in nervous tissue (a pathological mark of Alzheimer's disease)


2. protein (n.)

any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells; consist of polymers of amino acids; essential in the diet of animals for growth and for repair of tissues; can be obtained from meat and eggs and milk and legumes


3. amyloid (n.)

a non-nitrogenous food substance consisting chiefly of starch; any substance resembling starch


4. amyloid (adj.)

resembling starch

Synonyms: Antonyms:

5. amyloid (n.)

(pathology) a waxy translucent complex protein resembling starch that results from degeneration of tissue


6. plaque (n.)

(pathology) a small abnormal patch on or inside the body


7. plaque (n.)

a memorial made of brass