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/ˈlamənə/ Noun, pl. laminae 1. A very thin layer of material. ( (Anatomy) 1. A thin plate or scale, such as the arch of a vertebra. ( 2. A thin plate or layer (especially of bone or mineral). ( (Botany) 1. The flat part of a leaf or leaflet; the blade. ( Word origin: From Latin lamina “thin piece of metal or wood, thin slice, plate, leaf,...

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