Plasma is a see also of plasm.
As nouns the difference between plasma and plasm
is that plasma
is (physics) a state of matter consisting of partially ionized gas while plasm
is a mold or matrix in which anything is cast or formed to a particular shape.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(physics) A state of matter consisting of partially ionized gas
(hematology) A clear component of blood or lymph containing fibrin
(hematology) Blood plasma, free of suspended cells, used in transfusions
(mineralogy) A variety of green quartz, used in ancient times for making engraved ornaments.
(medicine, dated) A mixture of starch and glycerin, used as a substitute for ointments.
(computer graphics, demoscene) A visual effect in which cycles of changing colours are warped in various ways to give the illusion of liquid organic movement.
* 1999 , "Rage Matrix", Coding plasma demos....HELP!'' (on newsgroup ''comp.programming )
- Has anyone here written a plasma demo in C/C++ who would be willing to explain to me exactly how it works?
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A mold or matrix in which anything is cast or formed to a particular shape.