Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

straticulate

[struh-tik-yuh-lit] /strəˈtɪk yə lɪt/
adjective, Geology.
1.
made up of or arranged in thin layers.
Related forms
straticulation [struh-tik-yuh-ley-shuh n] /strəˌtɪk yəˈleɪ ʃən/ (Show IPA), noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for straticulate

straticulate

/strəˈtɪkjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
(of a rock formation) composed of very thin even strata
Derived Forms
straticulation, noun
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin strāticulum (unattested), diminutive of Latin strātum something strewn; see stratus
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for straticulate

Word Value for straticulate

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends