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un·der·laid

 (ŭn′dər-lād′)
v.
Past tense and past participle of underlay1.
adj.
1. Placed or laid underneath.
2. Supported or raised by something from beneath; having an underlay.

underlaid

(ˌʌndəˈleɪd)
adj
1. laid underneath
2. having an underlay or supporting layer underneath
vb
the past tense and past participle of underlay

un•der•laid

(ˌʌn dərˈleɪd)

adj.
1. placed or laid underneath, as a foundation.
2. having an underneath layer (often fol. by with): lace underlaid with satin.
v.
3. pt. and pp. of underlay.
[before 1100]
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The examples are presented in barless transcriptions with the initia marked by a dot at the tempus level and by a slash at the prolation level, with the syllables numbered and underlaid exactly as they appear in Ox.
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