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Origin of laminate

From the New Latin word l膩min膩tus, dating back to 1660鈥70. See lamina, -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM laminate

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How to use laminate in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for laminate

laminate

verb (藞l忙m瑟藢ne瑟t)
(tr) to make (material in sheet form) by bonding together two or more thin sheets
to split or be split into thin sheets
(tr) to beat, form, or press (material, esp metal) into thin sheets
(tr) to cover or overlay with a thin sheet of material
noun (藞l忙m瑟藢ne瑟t, -n瑟t)
a material made by bonding together two or more sheets
adjective (藞l忙m瑟藢ne瑟t, -n瑟t)
having or composed of lamina; laminated

Derived forms of laminate

laminable (藞l忙m瑟n蓹bl), adjectivelaminator, noun

Word Origin for laminate

C17: from New Latin l膩min膩tus plated
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