English-Norwegian translation of layer

Translation of the word layer from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

layer in Norwegian

paintnoun lager [n], sjikt [n]
  substancenoun lager [n]
  horticulturenoun avlegger [u]
  geologynoun sjikt [n], lager [n], stratum [n]
  generalverb legge i lag
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Examples with translation
Without the ozone layer, we would be in danger.
I prefer a tent with storm flaps and with intersecting tent poles for a wind stability and the weight of snow cover, and that must be a two-layer tent.
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Definitions of layer
1. layer - a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another
  region, part a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about; "it was a limited realm of discourse"; "here we enter the region of opinion"; "the realm of the occult"
  stratum one of several parallel layers of material arranged one on top of another (such as a layer of tissue or cells in an organism or a layer of sedimentary rock)
  asthenosphere the lower layer of the crust
  chromosphere a gaseous layer of the sun's atmosphere (extending from the photosphere to the corona) that is visible during a total eclipse of the sun
  earth's crust, crust the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
  exosphere the outermost atmospheric layer
  hydrosphere the watery layer of the earth's surface; includes water vapor
  geosphere, lithosphere the solid part of the earth consisting of the crust and outer mantle
  lower mantle the deeper part of the mantle
  mantle (zoology) a protective layer of epidermis in mollusks or brachiopods that secretes a substance forming the shell
  mesosphere the atmospheric layer between the stratosphere and the thermosphere
  ozone layer, ozonosphere a layer in the stratosphere (at approximately 20 miles) that contains a concentration of ozone sufficient to block most ultraviolet radiation from the sun
  stratosphere the atmospheric layer between the troposphere and the mesosphere
  earth's surface, surface the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary; "there is a special cleaner for these surfaces"; "the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface"
  thermosphere the atmospheric layer between the mesosphere and the exosphere
  tropopause the region of discontinuity between the troposphere and the stratosphere
  troposphere the lowest atmospheric layer; from 4 to 11 miles high (depending on latitude)
  upper mantle the upper part of the mantle
  cell wall a rigid layer of polysaccharides enclosing the membrane of plant and prokaryotic cells; maintains the shape of the cell and serves as a protective barrier
  snow English writer of novels about moral dilemmas in academe (1905-1980)
2. layer - single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance; "slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach"
  artefact, artifact a man-made object taken as a whole
  laminate a sheet of material made by bonding two or more sheets or layers
  backing, mount the act of providing approval and support; "his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"
  blanket bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep"
  row, course a continuous chronological succession without an interruption; "they won the championship three years in a row"
  cushion a soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc.
  interlayer a layer placed between other layers
  lift the act of raising something; "he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"; "fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"
  overlay a layer of decorative material (such as gold leaf or wood veneer) applied over a surface
  ply (usually in combinations) one of several layers of cloth or paper or wood as in plywood
  tier one of two or more layers one atop another; "tier upon tier of huge casks"; "a three-tier wedding cake"
  wall an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
3. layer - thin structure composed of a single thickness of cells
  anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
  blastoderm, blastodisc, germinal area, germinal disc a layer of cells on the inside of the blastula
  hypodermis layer of cells that secretes the chitinous cuticle in e.g. arthropods
4. layer - a hen that lays eggs
  biddy, hen female of certain aquatic animals e.g. octopus or lobster
1. layer - make or form a layer; "layer the different colored sands"
  mould, shape, mold, forge, form, work give shape or form to; "shape the dough"; "form the young child's character"
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