In this way the organs developed between the two layers of the lamella obtain their final fixed position.
The head is also more or less connected by a thin plate of bone, the lamella, to another outgrowth, the processus longus.
lamella la·mel·la (lə-měl'ə)
n. pl. la·mel·las or la·mel·lae (-měl'ē')
A thin scale, plate, or layer of bone or tissue, as around the minute vascular canals in bone.
A medicated gelatin disk, used instead of a solution for application to the conjunctiva. Also called disk.