Striated
Striate Stri"ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Striated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Striating}.] [See {Striate}, a.] To mark with stria[ae]. ``Striated longitudinally.'' --Owen. [1913 Webster]

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  • Striated — Striate 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; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • striated — (ˈ) ̷ ̷|ād.ə̇d, ātə̇d adjective Etymology: New Latin striatus striated (from Latin, past participle of striare to form furrows, from stria furrow, channel) + English ed 1. : marked with striae a striated crystal …   Useful english dictionary

  • striated — stri|at|ed [ straı,eıtəd ] adjective 1. ) MEDICAL striated muscle is the type of muscle you have in your arms or legs, made of long fibers 2. ) a striated surface has long straight lines in it or on it …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • striated — UK [straɪˈeɪtɪd] / US [ˈstraɪˌeɪtəd] adjective 1) a striated surface has long straight lines in it or on it 2) medical striated muscle is the type of muscle that you have in your arms or legs, made of long fibres …   English dictionary

  • striated — adjective Date: 1646 1. marked with striations or striae 2. of, relating to, or being striated muscle …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • striated — stri·at·ed strī .āt əd adj 1) marked with striae 2) of, relating to, or being striated muscle * * * stri·at·ed (striґāt əd) [L. striatus] striped; marked by striae …   Medical dictionary

  • striated — with fine lines, often parallel. Strictly should be a groove but generally used for parallel lines with a groove between …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • striated — /struy ay tid/, adj. marked with striae; furrowed; striped; streaked. [1640 50; STRIATE + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • striated — adjective Having parallel lines or grooves on the surface …   Wiktionary

  • striated — Synonyms and related words: banded, barred, brinded, brindle, brindled, canaliculate, canaliculated, chamfered, channeled, corduroy, corduroyed, corrugate, corrugated, costate, crimped, cut, dadoed, engraved, fluted, furrowed, gashed, goffered,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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