[ bahy-ley-er ]
/ ˈbaɪˌleɪ ər /
a structure composed of two molecular layers, especially of phospholipids in cellular membranes.
- bilateral hermaphroditism,
- bilateral symmetry,
- bilateral trade,
- bilbo, theodore gilmore,
Origin of bilayer
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[ bī′lā′ər ]
A structure, such as a film or membrane, consisting of two molecular layers.
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