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lam·el·lar

(lam'ĕ-lăr, lă-mel'ăr),
1. Arranged in thin plates or scales. Synonym(s): lamellate, lamellated
2. Relating to lamellae.

lamellar

/la·mel·lar/ (lah-mel´ar)
1. pertaining to or resembling lamellae.
2. lamellated (1).

lamellar

[ləmel′ər]
Etymology: L, lamella, small plate
pertaining to or characterized by lamellae.

lam·el·lar

(lă-mel'ăr)
1. Arranged in thin plates or scales.
2. Relating to lamellae.

lamellar

pertaining to or emanating from lamella.

lamellar deflection
the asymmetrical lateral force encountered when incising the cornea obliquely, which causes the incision to deviate towards a plane parallel to the lamellae.
lamellar phagosomes
common degradation product in pigment epithelium.
lamellar suppuration
pyogenic infection between the horn of the hoof and the sensitive laminae. See also hoof abscess.
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Indications of Lamellar Keratoplasty: Corneal dystrophies, Corneal Degenerations, Corneal scars, Pseudophakic bullous keratopathy.
Clinical outcomes after deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty using the big-bubble technique in patients with keratoconus.
As detailed in a previous article of this series (31), for poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) crystals, which partially melt and recrystallize upon heating and for which the occurring of lamellar thickening in the solid state has been excluded (32), (33), a heating rate of 60 K [min.
The present study was conducted with an aim to compare the visual outcome and various complications of Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK) and Penetrating keratoplasty (PK).
It is the aim of this paper (Part I) to compare the TMF behavior of the lamellar graphite cast iron GJL250 and the vermicular graphite cast iron GJV450 for close-to-service loading conditions of efficient heavy duty engines.
Double bubble" deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty for management of corneal stromal pathologies Int Ophthalmol.
Solid fraction also has a direct effect on the length of the lamellar structure.
In this study, we tailored the lamellar morphology of a TPU-rich composition by adding peroxide to improve the gasbarrier properties of TPU/EVOH blends.
Angular growth of the aperture and angular lamellar spacing were measured from apical shell images using Imaged (Rasband, 1997).
The additive's ability to create lamellar crystal orientation of PE in the polymer flow (or machine) direction aids the reduction in shrinkage.