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la·mel·la

 (lə-mĕl′ə)
n. pl. la·mel·lae (-mĕl′ē′) or la·mel·las
One of the thin scales, plates, layers, or membranes in an organism, as one of the gills of a mushroom or one of the thin sheets that make up certain bones.

[Latin lāmella, small thin plate, diminutive of lāmina, thin plate.]

la·mel′lar adj.
la·mel′lar·ly adv.

la•mel•lar

(ləˈmɛl ər, ˈlæm ə lər)

adj.
1. referring to a lamella or lamellae.
[1785–95]
la•mel′lar•ly, adv.