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bilaminar

[bīlam′ənər]
Etymology: L, bis + lamina, plate
pertaining to or having two layers, such as the ectoderm and endoderm of the blastula, and the basal lamina interspersed with reticular fibers to form the basement membrane of the epithelium.

bilaminar

adjective Pertaining or referring to 2 layers, such as cell membranes.
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Thus, the objective of this study was to evaluate the influence of several surface agents on the flexural strength ([alpha]) of bilaminated specimens composed by Y-TZP and porcelain, to test the null hypothesis that these agents would not increase their flexural strength values and reliability.
The bilaminated specimens were placed in the four-point bending test device with the porcelain surface tested under tensile loading.
22,24) Clinically, it has been observed that bilaminated crown failure occurs most frequently by the chipping of the porcelain.