adlayer

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noun ad·lay·er \¦ad-¦lā-ər\

Definition of adlayer

plural

adlayers

chemistry

  1. :  a layer that has formed on a surface by adsorption In addition, the formation of the polymer adlayer by these interactions minimizes the potential for particle-particle interactions which may lead to re-agglomeration and hard compaction of the filler. — Charles R. Hegedus and Ihab L. Kamel, The Journal Of Coatings Technology, 1 July 1993

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Origin and Etymology of adlayer

ad- (in adsorb) + 1layer


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