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underlaid

[uhn-der-leyd]
adjective
1.
placed or laid underneath, as a foundation or substratum.
2.
having an underneath layer (often followed by with ): a lace tablecloth underlaid with damask; courtesy underlaid with reserve.
verb
3.
simple past tense and past participle of underlay.

Origin:
before 1100; late Old English under lede (not recorded in ME); see under-, laid

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underlaid (ˌʌndəˈleɪd)
 
adj
1.  laid underneath
2.  having an underlay or supporting layer underneath
 
vb
3.  the past tense and past participle of underlay

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underlay
O.E. under lecgan "to support by placing something beneath;" see under + lay (v.).
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