laminose

laminose

[lam-uh-nohs]
adjective
laminate; laminar.

Origin:
1820–30; lamin(a) + -ose1

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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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