Definition of lamina. Meaning of lamina. Synonyms of lamina

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Definition of lamina

Lamina Lam"i*na (l[a^]m"[i^]*n[.a]), n.; pl. L. Lamin[ae] (-n[=e]) E. Laminas (-n[.a]z). [L. cf. Lamella.] 1. A thin plate or scale; a layer or coat lying over another; -- said of thin plates or platelike substances, as of bone or minerals. 2. (Bot.) The blade of a leaf; the broad, expanded portion of a petal or sepal of a flower. --Gray. 3. (Zo["o]l.) A thin plate or scale; specif., one of the thin, flat processes composing the vane of a feather.

Meaning of lamina from wikipedia

- lamina may refer to: science and technology : planar lamina , a two-dimensional planar closed surface with m**** and density, in mathematics
- the lamina of the vertebral arch are two broad plates, extending dorsally and medially from the pedicles , fusing to complete the roof of
- a structurally complete leaf of an angiosperm consists of a petiole (leaf stalk), a lamina (leaf blade), and sti**** s (small structures
- the nuclear lamina is a dense (~30 to 100 nm thick) fibrillar network inside the nucleus of a eukaryotic cell . it is composed of
- in mathematics , a planar lamina is a closed set in a plane of m**** m and surface density \rho\ (x,y) such that: m \int\int_\rho\ (x,y)\,
- the lamina or blade in macroscopic algae like seaweed is a generally flattened structure that typically forms the prin****l bulk of the
- lamina is a general anatomical term meaning 'plate' or 'layer.' it is used in both gross anatomy and microscopic anatomy to describe
- it overlays the dermis, and it is separated from it by a basal lamina. it has no blood vessels and living cells acquire their oxygen and
- lamina i: marginal nucleus of spinal cord or posteromarginal nucleus. lamina ii: substantia gelatinosa of rolando laminae iii/iv: nucleus
- the basal lamina is a layer of extracellular matrix secreted by the epithelial cells, on which the epithelium sits. it is often confused