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Meaning of STRIATE

Pronunciation:  [adj]'strIit, [v]'strIeyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  marked with stria or striations
  2. [v]  mark with striae or striations
 

STRIATE is a 7 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: mark

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Stri"ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Striated}; p. pr. & vb.
    n. {Striating}.] [See {Striate}, a.]
    To mark with stria[ae]. ``Striated longitudinally.'' --Owen.
    
    
  2. \Stri"ate\, Striated \Stri"a*ted\, a. [L. striatus, p.
    p. of striare to furnish with channels, from stria a
    channel.]
    Marked with stria[ae], or fine grooves, or lines of color;
    showing narrow structural bands or lines; as, a striated
    crystal; striated muscular fiber.
    
    
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Striped with parallel longitudinal lines or ridges.
 

 

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