Definition for striated (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), stri·at·ed, stri·at·ing.
Origin of striate
Examples from the Web for striated
Portions of the striated surface are elevated into belts, which are of a purple colour.
Then the striated lines disappear and a dotted appearance is substituted (d).Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
Scuta: these are striated longitudinally in close lines, generally plainly, but to a variable degree.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2)|Charles Darwin
The lamellæ are arched entire and striated on the sides, whence the margin appears somewhat crenelated.The Ocean World:|Louis Figuier
This salt crystallises in colourless, striated, hexagonal prisms, terminated by very acute points.
British Dictionary definitions for striated
adjective (ˈstraɪɪt) striated
Word Origin for striate
Word Origin and History for striated
1670s, from Modern Latin striatus, from Latin stria (see striation). Related: Striated; striating.