Underlayer
Underlayer Un"der*lay`er, n. 1. One who, or that which, underlays or is underlaid; a lower layer. [1913 Webster]

2. (Mining) A perpendicular shaft sunk to cut the lode at any required depth. --Weale. [1913 Webster]


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