lamina

Flat sheet; as in basal lamina.

lamina

(from the article `leaf`) Typically, a leaf consists of a broad, expanded blade (the lamina), attached to the plant stem by a stalklike petiole. Leaves are, however, quite ... ...provides a connection from the stem to permit sap to enter the leaf and the products of photosynthesis (carbohydrates) to be transported from the ... ...are...
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lamina

(from the article `nervous system, human`) The gray matter of the spinal cord is composed of nine distinct cellular layers, or laminae, traditionally indicated by Roman numerals. Laminae I to ... The metathalamus is composed of the medial and lateral geniculate bodies, or nuclei. Fibres of the optic nerve end in the lateral geniculate b...
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lamina

(from the article `sedimentary rock`) ...normally greater than one centimetre in thickness and visibly separable from superjacent (overlying) and subjacent (underlying) beds. `Strata` ... There is also a tendency for many types of metamorphic rocks to become laminated, and the separate laminae may have distinct chemical compos...
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lamina

(lam´ĭ-nә) a thin, flat plate or stratum of a composite structure; called also layer. vertebral lamina.
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lamina

(lam;u1-nua) A thin plate of bone that extends superiorly from the body of a vertebra to form either side of the arch of a vertebra.
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lamina

[n] - a thin plate or layer (especially of bone or mineral)
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Lamina

• (n.) A thin plate or scale; a layer or coat lying over another; -- said of thin plates or platelike substances, as of bone or minerals. • (n.) The blade of a leaf; the broad, expanded portion of a petal or sepal of a flower. • (n.) A thin plate or scale; specif., one of the thin, flat processes composing the vane of a feather.Lamin...
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lamina

noun a thin plate or layer (especially of bone or mineral)
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Lamina

[algae] The lamina or blade in macroscopic algae like seaweed is a generally flattened structure that typically forms the principal bulk of the thallus. It is often developed into specialised organs such as flotation bladders and reproductive organs. The lamina is typically an expansion of the stipe which in term is attached to the substrat...
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Lamina

[anatomy] Lamina is a general anatomical term meaning `plate` or `layer.` It is used in both gross anatomy and microscopic anatomy to describe structures. Some examples include: ...
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Lamina

[neuropil] The lamina is the most peripheral neuropil of the insect visual system. There are twelve distinct neuron classes in the lamina: the lamina monopolar cells L1-L5, two GABAergic feedback neurons (C2 and C3), two wide-field feedback neurons (Lawf1 and Lawf2), lamina intrinsic amacrine neurons (Lai) and the T1 basket cell. The outer ...
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Lamina

Lam'i·na (lăm'ĭ*nȧ) noun ; plural Latin Laminæ (- nē) English Laminas (-nȧz). [ Latin confer Lamella .] 1. A thin plate or scale; a layer or coat lying over another; -- said of thin plates or platelike substances, as of bone or mine...
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Lamina

a flattened expansion of an organ, ie. the broad middle part of the labellum
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Lamina

a flattened expansion of an organ, ie. the broad middle part of the labellum
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lamina

a thin, flat organ or part, usually main upper surface of thallus.
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lamina

Any broad and flattened region of a plant or alga, which allows for increased photosynthetic surface area.
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lamina

Any broad and flattened region of a plant or alga, which allows for increased photosynthetic surface area.
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LAMINA

Any thin bone. The lamina of the spine (arcus vertebrae) is a thin bone plate extending posteriorly from the pedicles and fusing to provide the dorsal portion of the neural arch (surrounding the spinal cord), forming the base for the spinous process.
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lamina

Flat sheet, as in basal lamina. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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lamina

In flowering plants (angiosperms), the blade of the leaf on either side of the midrib. The lamina is generally thin and flattened, and is usually the primary organ of photosynthesis. It has a network of veins through which water and nutrients are conducted. More generally, a lamina is any thin, flat plant structure, such as the thallus of many seaw...
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lamina

lamina (s), laminae (pl)
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Lamina

Lamina is the flattened or arched part of the vertebral arch, forming the roof of the spinal canal; the posterior part of the spinal ring that covers the spinal cord or nerves.
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Lamina

Lamina: A plate or layer. For example, the lamina arcus vertebrae, usually just called the lamina, are plates of bone in each vertebral body.
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lamina

Latin = plate, either a layer of nervous tissue, like the laminae of the lateral geniculate body, or a connective tissue membrane, like lamina cribrosa sclerae, or of bone, as in vertebral laminae; hence, laminectomy = lamina + Greek ektome = excision - excision of the vertebral laminae to give access to the spinal cord; adjective - laminar.
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