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bilayer

[bahy-ley-er] /ˈbaɪˌleɪ ər/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
a structure composed of two molecular layers, especially of phospholipids in cellular membranes.
Origin of bilayer
1960-1965
1960-65; bi-1 + layer
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bilayer in Medicine

bilayer bi·lay·er (bī'lā'ər)
n.
A structure, such as a film or membrane, consisting of two molecular layers.

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