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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 lam·i·na /ˈlæmənə/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 lam·i·na /ˈlæmənə/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lam·i·na n.; pl. L. Laminæ E. Laminas
 1. A thin plate or scale; a layer or coat lying over another; -- said of thin plates or platelike substances, as of bone or minerals.
 2. Bot. The blade of a leaf; the broad, expanded portion of a petal or sepal of a flower.
 3. Zool. A thin plate or scale; specif., one of the thin, flat processes composing the vane of a feather.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a thin plate or layer (especially of bone or mineral)
      [also: laminae (pl)]