from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Geology Having thin layers.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Said of sedimentary rock exhibiting thin layers, whether or not they contol how the rock breaks. Compare with laminated.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Characterized by the presence of thin parallel strata, or layers, as in an agate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Arranged in thin layers, as a banded agate.
From stratum.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)