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Definition of "layering" []

  • The process of rooting branches, twigs, or stems that are still attached to a parent plant, as by placing a specially treated part in moist soil. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "layering" in a sentence
  • "Fourth, the committee concluded that in a few significant instances the analysis in the NIE suffered what we call a layering effect."
  • "AT -- You know, the layering is kind of silly because it turns out all churned by the time you scoop it out of the pan."
  • "That kind of materiality with a restless concern for layering is translated into her printmaking."
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