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lamina

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈlæm.ɪ.nə/ (plural laminae /ˈlæm.ɪ.niː/ or laminas) specialized
biology a layer or thin sheet of tissue medical one of two curved parts at the back of a vertebra (= one of the bones in the back) biology the flat part of a leaf or petal
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