Plana vs Playa - What's the difference?

plana | playa |


As nouns the difference between plana and playa

is that plana is flat surface, plane while playa is (geology|us) a level spot temporarily covered with water which subsequently becomes dry by evaporation; an alkali flat or salt pan or playa can be (aave|slang) dude.

plana

English

Noun

(head)
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    playa

    English

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) .

    Noun

    (wikipedia playa) (en noun)
  • (geology, US) a level spot temporarily covered with water which subsequently becomes dry by evaporation; an alkali flat or salt pan.
  • Etymology 2

    From a non-rhotic pronunciation of player

    Noun

    (wikipedia playa) (en noun)
  • (AAVE, slang) dude
  • (AAVE, slang) player
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