Part of speech:
A part, substance, element, etc. which lies beneath and supports another; foundation
Of a stratum or strata
A time at which one goes to sleep:
(Uncountable) A measure of how thick (in dimension) something is.
A line or mark made by folding; a crease:
Any of the distinct grooves on a long-playing phonograph record that contains an individual selection or a separate section of a whole.
Anything that covers
A broad, thin, usually rectangular piece of any material, as glass, plywood, metal, etc.
A layer of some substance, as paint, over a surface
An area of responsibility, interest, or control:
One of the twisted strands in rope, yarn, etc.
A line across a surface, as a crack, fissure, or wrinkle.
A mode of action or behavior:
The background information regarding something:
A row, or rank, of seats
A section of an area or territory established for a specific purpose, as a section of a city restricted to a particular type of building, enterprise, or activity:
A textile pattern of parallel bands or lines on a contrasting background.
A band made around the trunk of a tree by the removal of a strip of bark.
A laminated structure; something built up in layers
One of the two plates forming a gill in bivalve mollusks
(Zoology) A thin scalelike or platelike structure, as one of the thin layers of sensitive vascular tissue in the hoof of a horse.
The act of splitting or separating a laminate into layers.
A movie, especially one recorded on film.
A large, flat piece of solid material; a solid object that is large and flat.
(Archaic) A blow with something broad and flat; slap
A section or division of a surface, or one that constitutes a surface
Composed of, arranged in, or like laminae
Covered with a thin protective layer, as of clear plastic
Formed of layers.
(Bot.) Of or covered with concentric layers or tunics, as an onion
The outer layer of gray matter that covers the surface of the cerebral hemisphere.
The hard, crisp outer part of bread
The quality or condition of being deep; deepness
The female of various other birds or of certain other animals, as the lobster
Relative position or rank on a scale:
The sheen on a surface, such as one made of wood, produced by age and use.
An ordered system of numbering or indexing that is used as a reference standard in measurement, in which each number corresponds to some physical quantity. Some scales, such as temperature scales, have equal intervals; other scales, such as the Richter scale, are arranged as a geometric progression.
A usually thin, closely adhering outer layer:
A stratified arrangement or appearance
A deceptive, superficial show; a façade:
A blue or green powder consisting of basic cupric acetate used as a paint pigment and fungicide.
To cover with a thin sheet of material, as for preservation.
A section, level, or division, as of the atmosphere or ocean, regarded as like a stratum
A story or level of a building.
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