Synonyms

1. D-layer

noun. the lowest region of the ionosphere (35 to 50 miles up) that reflects low-frequency radio waves.

Synonyms

  • ionosphere

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Words that Rhyme with Ozone Layer

  • multilayer
  • mcbrayer
  • soothsayer
  • doomsayer
  • conveyor
  • conveyer
  • surveyor
  • strayer
  • sprayer
  • sauter
  • purveyor
  • naysayer
  • trayer
  • steyer
  • stayer
  • speyer
  • slayer
  • schleyer
  • preyer
  • prayer
  • player
  • grayer
  • freyer
  • freier
  • frayer
  • dreyer
  • drayer
  • breyer
  • brayer
  • assayer

Example sentences of the word ozone-layer


1. Noun Phrase
HCFCs release greenhouse gases that can destroy the ozone layer, so they need to be disposed of properly.

2. Noun Phrase
In recent years, the ozone layer has thinned as a a result of man-made chemicals.

3. Noun Phrase
The ozone layer absorbs the harmful ultraviolet radiation and protects the earth’s surface from exposure.

4. Noun Phrase
The ozone layer, a protective covering of the atmosphere, helps to block ultraviolet radiation.

2. layer

noun. ['ˈleɪɝ'] single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance.

Synonyms

  • blanket
  • tier
  • ply
  • wall
  • artefact
  • laminate
  • mount
  • cushion
  • row
  • overlay
  • artifact
  • backing
  • course
  • lift
  • interlayer

Antonyms

  • attach
  • stay
  • unify
  • arrive

Etymology

  • leyer (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. ozone

noun. ['ˈoʊˌzoʊn'] a colorless gas (O3) soluble in alkalis and cold water; a strong oxidizing agent; can be produced by electric discharge in oxygen or by the action of ultraviolet radiation on oxygen in the stratosphere (where it acts as a screen for ultraviolet radiation).

Synonyms

  • atomic number 8
  • oxygen
  • O

Antonyms

  • leaded gasoline
  • unleaded gasoline
  • defend

Etymology

  • Ozon (German)
  • ὄζον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. layer

verb. ['ˈleɪɝ'] make or form a layer.

Synonyms

  • forge
  • shape
  • work
  • mould
  • form

Antonyms

  • get up
  • turn out
  • noncomprehensive
  • nonworker

Etymology

  • leyer (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. layer

noun. ['ˈleɪɝ'] a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another.

Synonyms

  • Earth's crust
  • lithosphere
  • cell wall
  • mantle
  • thermosphere
  • mesosphere
  • ozone layer
  • region
  • part
  • troposphere
  • lower mantle
  • asthenosphere
  • tropopause
  • crust
  • ozonosphere
  • Earth's surface
  • snow
  • surface
  • chromosphere
  • geosphere
  • hydrosphere
  • stratum
  • stratosphere
  • exosphere

Antonyms

  • descend
  • disappear
  • overhead
  • subsurface

Etymology

  • leyer (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. layer

noun. ['ˈleɪɝ'] thin structure composed of a single thickness of cells.

Synonyms

  • structure
  • complex body part
  • germinal disc
  • germinal area
  • body structure
  • hypodermis
  • bodily structure
  • blastodisc
  • blastoderm

Antonyms

  • inside
  • middle
  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • leyer (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. layer

noun. ['ˈleɪɝ'] a hen that lays eggs.

Synonyms

  • biddy

Antonyms

  • join
  • connect

Etymology

  • leyer (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. layer

noun. ['ˈleɪɝ'] an abstract place usually conceived as having depth.

Synonyms

  • stratum
  • place

Antonyms

  • wholly
  • courtesy
  • undeceive

Etymology

  • leyer (Middle English (1100-1500))
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