bi·​la·​mel·​lar ˌbī-lə-ˈme-lər How to pronounce bilamellar (audio)
: composed of, having, or involving two lamellae or layers
… a bilamellar plasma membrane separates the cytoplasm from the external milieu and provides primary homeostatic regulation.David W. Galbraith et al., in Flow Cytometry for Biotechnology, 2005
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Word History

First Known Use

1825, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bilamellar was in 1825

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“Bilamellar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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