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layer

 [la´er]
a thin, flat plate or stratum of a composite structure; called also lamina.
ameloblastic layer the inner layer of cells of the enamel organ, which forms the enamel prisms of the teeth.
abrasion layer a protective covering of gelatin enclosing an emulsion on x-ray film; called also overcoat.
bacillary layer layer of rods and cones.
basal layer of endometrium the deepest layer of the uterine endometrium; it provides the regenerative endometrium after menstrual loss of the functional layer.
basal layer of epidermis stratum basale.
blastodermic layer germ layer.
clear layer stratum lucidum.
columnar layer mantle layer.
compact layer of endometrium a sublayer of the functional layer of endometrium, which faces the lumen of the uterus and contains the necks of the uterine glands.
enamel layer the outermost layer of cells of the enamel organ.
functional layer of endometrium the layer of endometrium facing the lumen of the uterus; its cells are cast off at menstruation and childbirth. Sublayers are the compact layer and the spongy layer. It is known as the decidua during pregnancy.
ganglionic layer of cerebellum the thin middle gray layer of the cortex of the cerebellum, consisting of a single layer of Purkinje cells.
germ layer (germ cell layer) any of the three primary layers of cells formed in the early development of the embryo (ectoderm, entoderm, and mesoderm), from which the organs and tissues develop.
germinative layer stratum germinativum.
granular layer
2. the deep layer of the cortex of the cerebellum.
3. the layer of follicle cells lining the theca of the vesicular ovarian follicle.
half-value layer the thickness of a given substance which, when introduced in the path of a given beam of rays, will reduce its intensity by one half.
Henle's layer the outermost layer of the inner root sheath of the hair follicle.
horny layer
2. the outer, compact layer of the nail.
malpighian layer stratum germinativum.
mantle layer the middle layer of the wall of the primordial neural tube, containing primordial nerve cells and later forming the gray matter of the central nervous system.
nervous layer all of the retina except the pigment layer; the inner layer of the optic cup.
odontoblastic layer the epithelioid layer of odontoblasts in contact with the dentin of teeth.
Ollier's layer the innermost layer of the periosteum.
prickle-cell layer stratum spinosum.
layer of rods and cones the layer of the nervous part of the retina, located between the pigmented part and the external limiting membrane, containing the sensory elements, the rods and cones.
spinous layer stratum spinosum.
spongy layer of endometrium a sublayer of the functional layer of endometrium, underlying the compact layer and containing the tortuous portions of the uterine glands.
subendocardial layer the layer of loose fibrous tissue uniting the endocardium and myocardium.
subepicardial layer the layer of loose connective tissue uniting the epicardium and myocardium.
zonal layer of thalamus a layer of myelinated fibers covering the dorsal surface of the thalamus.

overcoat

[o′vər-kōt]
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Once the desired dip tank solids level has been set, day-today operation consists simply of plant personnel emptying bags of OverCoat powder into the Constituter's hopper, or switching out bulk sacks, as needed.
The Man with the Overcoat is a literary novel that disguises itself as a mystery.
By the end of the 19th century Aquascutum overcoats were being worn by members of the Royal Family, including the Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII, who, in 1897, granted its first Royal Warrant.
This overcoat, which was seen on Patil when she was in London on an official visit ( right inse t), is a clear departure from those worn to Republic Day functions in India in the past.
Michelle was clad in a purple overcoat and lavender scarf.
Overcoat applications cost the agency $6 to $10 per square foot--nearly two-thirds less than the cost of full removal.
He left Charing Cross police station in central London late last night, looking pristine in a grey overcoat, cream suit and silk tie and carrying a designer suit case.
This (literally) fertile reciprocity between architecture and planting was futher explored in the Flower Tower (AR September 2004), a Parisian apartment block, where pots of mature bamboo set into perimeter balconies form a luxuriant screen around the building, like a shaggy green overcoat.
Danny LaRue was to have been at the Crescent in Playhouse Productions' Entertaining Mr Sloane in mid-June, but the plan collapsed when he suffered a stroke - by which time, Playhouse had already arranged to hire a suit and overcoat from sponsors Moss Bros for him to wear in the play.
For example, the men apply their understanding of wind when they use an overcoat as a sail and apply their understanding of currents when they try to row the boat toward land.
Sales at department stores in Tokyo in November posted their sharpest rise in five years due to a sharp downturn in temperatures leading to active overcoat sales, an industry body said Wednesday.
Chisso has already begun commercial production of alignment film and overcoat at a new plant in Pyeongtaek, Kyonggi-Do, South Korea.