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layer

noun [C]  us   /ˈleɪ·ər/
a thin sheet of a substance on top of a surface, or a level of material that is different from the material on either side: We put on two layers of paint. The road was built up with layers of crushed stone and asphalt.
layered
adjective  /ˈleɪ·ərd/
Her hair is long and fluffily layered.

layer

verb [T]  /ˈleɪ·ər/
to arrange something in layers: Layer the pasta with slices of tomato.
Translations of “layer”
in Korean 층…
in Arabic طَبَقة…
in Portuguese camada…
in Catalan capa…
in Japanese 層…
in Italian strato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 層, 塗層…
in Russian слой…
in Turkish tabaka, katman, kat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 层, 涂层…
in Polish warstwa…
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