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Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Layer — may refer to: * A layer of dieposits found on archaeological excavation isolated as a single context in the stratigraphy of the site * A layer hen, a hen raised to produce eggs. * In abstraction, a layer is an abstract place conceived as having… …   Wikipedia

  • Layer 8 — is internet jargon which is used to refer to the user or political layer. [Citation last = Gregg first = Michael title = OSI: Securing the Stack, Layer 8 Social engineering and security policy journal = TechTarget date = 2007 05 01 year = 2007… …   Wikipedia

  • layer — lay‧er [ˈleɪə ǁ ər] noun [countable] HUMAN RESOURCES one of the levels in an organization: • We are operating with fewer layers of management. marzipan layer [ˈmɑːzpæn ˌleɪə ǁ ˈmɑːrtspæn ˌleɪər] [singular] …   Financial and business terms

  • Layer 2 MPLS VPN — A Layer 2 MPLS VPN is a term in computer networking. It is a method that Internet service providers use to segregate their network for their customers, to allow them to transmit data over an IP network. This is often sold as a service to… …   Wikipedia

  • Layer cake (disambiguation) — A layer cake is a cake consisting of multiple layers, usually held together by frosting or another type of filling.Layer cake is also a type of boosted fission Soviet nuclear weapon design originally developed by the nuclear physicist Andrei… …   Wikipedia

  • Layer cake — A layer cake is a cake consisting of multiple layers, usually held together by frosting or another type of filling.In the mid 19th century, modern cakes were first described in English. One of the first recipes for layer cakes was published in… …   Wikipedia

  • layer — ► NOUN 1) a sheet or thickness of material, typically one of several, covering a surface. 2) (in combination ) a person or thing that lays something: a cable layer. 3) a shoot fastened down to take root while attached to the parent plant. ► VERB… …   English terms dictionary

  • Layer four traceroute — (LFT) is a fast traceroute engine, that also implements numerous other features including AS number lookups through several reliable sources, loose source routing, netblock name lookups, etc. and goes through many configurations of packet filter… …   Wikipedia

  • layer — 1. (lè ié. Il se conjugue comme payer) v. a. Terme d eaux et forêts. Tracer une laie, une route étroite dans une forêt.    Marquer les bois qu on doit laisser dans l abatis des bois de haute futaie ou dans la coupe des taillis. HISTORIQUE    XVIe …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Layer — Lay er, n. [See {Lay} to cause to lie flat.] 1. One who, or that which, lays. [1913 Webster] 2. [Prob. a corruption of lair.] That which is laid; a stratum; a bed; one thickness, course, or fold laid over another; as, a layer of clay or of sand… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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