Origin of striation
Related Words for striationribbon, fiber, streak, division, layer, rule, decoration, band, stroke, fillet, bar, border, direction, pattern, character, surface, tooth, current, nap
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Historical Examples of striation
In many cases, also, the striation is not confined to the apertures, but spreads over the whole cortical layer.
In the shape and striation of the valves there is an approach to Cymbella.
The present form is smaller but corresponds in puncta and striation.
The blocks are in a measure rounded off, but I have found no striation on them.Farthest North
It was far enough from the fog-flares for the last least trace of striation to have vanished.Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1930
1849, from Modern Latin stria "strip, streak," in classical Latin "furrow, channel, flute of a column;" cognate with Dutch striem, Old High German strimo, German strieme "stripe, streak," from PIE root *streig- (see strigil).