iridescent layer

iridescent layer

[‚i·ri′des·ənt ‚lā·ər]
(physical chemistry)
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Nacreous layer, the internal iridescent layer of Haliotis discus hannai Ino shells, is a natural ceramic composite comprised of calcium carbonate in the aragonite polymorph with organic macromolecules sandwiched in between (Figure 5(c)).
Iridescent layered silk chiffon halter gown has cascading ruffles from right shoulder to thigh-high slit, accented with mandarin-colored patent leather belt and strappy sandals, by Carmen Marc Valvo.