multilayered

adjective mul·ti·lay·ered \ -ˈlā-ərd , -ˈlerd \
variants: or multilayer play \-ˈlā-ər, -ˈler\
Updated on: 8 Dec 2017

Definition of multilayered

: 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

adjective

Definition of multilayered for English Language Learners

  • : having or involving three or more layers or levels


Medical Dictionary

multilayered

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

medical Definition of multilayered

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

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