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lamellate

[luh-mel-eyt, lam-uh-leyt]
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adjective
  1. composed of or having lamellae.
  2. flat; platelike.
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Also lam·el·lat·ed, la·mel·lose [luh-mel-ohs, lam-uh-lohs] /ləˈmɛl oʊs, ˈlæm əˌloʊs/.

Origin of lamellate

From the New Latin word lāmellātus, dating back to 1820–30. See lamella, -ate1
Related formslam·el·late·ly, adverblam·el·los·i·ty [lam-uh-los-i-tee] /ˌlæm əˈlɒs ɪ ti/, nounmul·ti·lam·el·late, adjective
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lamellate

(lə-mĕlāt′, lămə-lāt′)
adj.
  1. Having, composed of, or arranged in lamellae.
  2. Resembling a lamella.
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Related formslamel•la′ted adj.lam′el•lation n.
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