- a reticulated formation, arrangement, or appearance; network.
Origin of reticulation
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Examples from the Web for reticulation
It is given to complete a mesh in the reticulation of the orders of life.Love's Meinie
In most species the reticulation and particularly the separation of the chambers is more or less incomplete.
An Antarctic iceberg with a reticulation of crevasses on its tilted surface.The Home of the Blizzard
In this reticulation of snow paths the drum is sounded and the flag raised.
The vaultings of the three swellings and the reticulation are also variable; the whole form is often irregular.
Word Origin and History for reticulation
1670s, noun of action or state from reticulate (v.).
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