plasm definition

  • noun:
    • See germ plasm.
    • Variant of plasma.
    • A mold or matrix by which such a thing is cast or formed to a particular shape.
    • A mold or matrix by which anything is cast or created to a certain form.
    • Identical To Plasma.
    • A mold or matrix which any such thing is cast or formed to a specific form.
    • In biology, plasma. See bioplasm, deutoplasm, protoplasm, plasmogen, sarcode.
    • the colorless watery fluid associated with bloodstream and lymph which has no cells, however in that your blood cells (erythrocytes, leukocytes, and thrombocytes) tend to be suspended
    • the protoplasm regarding the germ cells that contains chromosomes and genetics

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