laminar

[lam-uh-ner]
adjective
composed of, or arranged in, laminae.
Also, laminary [lam-uh-ner-ee] .


Origin:
1800–15; lamin(a) + -ar1

interlaminar, adjective
multilaminar, adjective
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lamina (ˈlæmɪnə)
 
n , pl -nae, -nas
1.  a thin plate or layer, esp of bone or mineral
2.  botany the flat blade of a leaf, petal, or thallus
 
[C17: New Latin, from Latin: thin plate]
 
'laminar
 
adj
 
laminose
 
adj

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Example sentences
Aerating shower heads mix air and water to form a mist-type spray, while laminar shower heads produce streams of water.
At the lower speed of a swimmer, the flow surrounding the body is more laminar and clings longer to the suit's surface.
Note that this is only relevant to mammals, which have a laminar microstructure to neuronal organization.
In sufficiently narrow channels, only a few tens of microns across, water flows without turbulence-a state known as laminar flow.
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