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lamina

lam·i·na

lamina

 
pronunciation:
lae mih n
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: laminae, laminas
definition 1: a thin plate, scale, or sheet, esp. the top layer of several.
synonyms:
plate, skin
similar words:
coat, coating, cover, covering, integument, lamella, overlay, sheathing
definition 2: the blade or expanded area of a leaf.
synonyms:
blade, leaf
similar words:
bract, leaflet, needle, petal, phyllome, sepal
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