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delamination

[ dee-lam-uh-ney-shuhn ]
/ diˌlæm əˈneɪ ʃən /
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noun
a splitting apart into layers.
Embryology. the separation of a primordial cell layer into two layers by a process of cell migration.
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Origin of delamination

First recorded in 1875–80; de- + lamination
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