Definition of multilayered in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌməltēˈlāərd/


Having or involving several or many layers.
Example sentences
  • It determines, for example, whether an epithelial sheet remains as a single cell layer or becomes multilayered.
  • This dense, multilayered narrative especially fascinated me because I, too, went to boarding school in the Himalayas.
  • This capsule then differentiates into a multilayered spore wall by deposition of materials between the double layers of the prospore membrane.

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Syllabification: mul·ti·lay·ered

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