multilayered

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

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Definition of multilayered

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

Examples of multilayered in a Sentence

  1. The novel's plot is multilayered.

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First Known Use of multilayered

1923


MULTILAYERED Defined for English Language Learners

multilayered

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Definition of multilayered for English Language Learners

  • : having or involving three or more layers or levels


Medical Dictionary

multilayered

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

multilayer

\-ˈlā-ər, -ˈle(-ə)r\play

Medical Definition of multilayered

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

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