[rey-dee-ey-tuh s]

adjective Meteorology.

(of a cloud) having bands that appear to converge toward a point on the horizon.

Nearby words

  1. radiative capture,
  2. radiative zone,
  3. radiator,
  4. radiator grille,
  5. radiatory,
  6. radical,
  7. radical axis,
  8. radical chic,
  9. radical empiricism,
  10. radical expression

Origin of radiatus

< New Latin, Latin: arranged radially, orig., having rays of light; see radiate

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