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EN[leɪə] [lɛə] [ˈleɪ.ɚ] [-eɪə(r)]
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    Definition of layer in English Dictionary

  • NomPLlayersSUF-er
    1. A single thickness of some material covering a surface.
      1. Wrap the loaf in two layers of aluminum foil before putting it in the oven.
      2. After the first coat of paint dried, he applied another layer.
      3. It's cold now but it will warm up this afternoon. Make sure you wear layers.
    2. A (usually) horizontal deposit; a stratum.
      1. I find seven-layer cake a bit too rich.
    3. One of the items in a hierarchy.
      1. mired in layers of deceit
      2. a software layer that translates keystrokes
    4. A person who lays things, such as tiles.
      1. A mature female bird, insect, etc. that is able to lay eggs.
        1. When dealing with an infestation of headlice, the first step is to eliminate the layers.
      2. A hen kept to lay eggs.
        1. A shoot of a plant, laid underground for growth.
        2. VerbeSGlayersPRlayeringPT, PPlayered
          1. VT VI to cut or divide (something) into layers.
            1. VT VI to arrange (something) in layers.
              1. Layer the ribbons on top of one another to make an attractive pattern.
          2. Plus d'exemples
            1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
              • The resulting fractions were combined according to the thin layer chromatography (TLC) profiles and the combined fractions were tested for antimicrobial activity using bioautography.
              • When these layers are recovered they inevitably result in a slug of sawdust which goes into the digester and tends to plug the screens in a Kamyr digester.
              • The wrinkly recursiveness of her language seems lodged at the layer of consciousness itself, where Moore demands readers’ attention to the innate thingliness of words.
            2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
              • The hymenium, or thecium, is generated endogenously within the hyphal layer.
              • While I found wonderfully soft and untracked snow near the top, I ended up surprised by the firmer stuff in the chutes near the bottom, where small slides had sluffed away the soft, top layer.
              • The inner part, the so-called lissosphincter, surrounds the urethra and is formed by circular and longitudinally oriented smooth muscle cell layers.
          • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
            1. Morphèmes
              • Suffixes
                • Paroles de suffixe
                  • Words suffixed with -er
              • Noms
                • Noms Dénombrable
                • Verbes
                  • Verbes intransitifs
                    • Verbes transitifs
                  Liens Connexes:
                  1. en layers
                  2. en layered
                  3. en layering
                  4. en layerings
                  5. en layerwise
                  Source: Wiktionnaire
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                  Meaning of layer for the defined word.

                  Grammaticalement, ce mot "layer" est un morphème, plus spécifiquement, un suffixe. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes intransitif et un verbes transitif.
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