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layer

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 as in loop, seam

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layer

verb

Synonyms of layer (Entry 2 of 2)

to form or arrange parts or pieces of something on top of each other; to form or arrange (something) in layers
  • The next step in the recipe is to layer the pasta and the sauce in the pan.
  • We layered the fruit with whipped cream and served it with cookies.

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  • unpile
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The first known use of layer was in the 13th century

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“Layer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/layer. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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