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multilayered

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adjective mul·ti·lay·ered \-ˈlā-ərd, -ˈlerd\

Simple Definition of multilayered

  • : having or involving three or more layers or levels

Full Definition of multilayered

  1. :  having or involving several distinct layers, strata, or levels

Examples of multilayered

  1. The novel's plot is multilayered.



1923

First Known Use of multilayered

1923

Variants of multilayered

or mul·ti·lay·er play \-ˈlā-ər, -ˈler\

Rhymes with multilayered


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multilayered

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adjective mul·ti·lay·ered \ˌməl-ti-ˈlā-ərd, -ˈle(-ə)rd\

Medical Definition of multilayered

  1. :  having or involving several distinct layers, strata, or levels <multilayered epidermis> <a multilayered personality>



Variants of multilayered

or mul·ti·lay·er \-ˈlā-ər, -ˈle(-ə)r\play

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