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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Thin layers.

Usage examples (27)
  • We know that if we pour selenium on to mica, and if we try to tear off this mica, thin laminae of mica remain adhering to the selenium.
  • The osseous nasal septum is composed of two laminae laid side by side.
  • "I see the threads, the fibers of the threads, the laminae of the fibers."
  • The knives cut without pressure, splitting the tissues into glass-smooth laminae. for more
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