triradiate

[ trahy-rey-dee-it, -eyt ]

adjective
  1. having three rays or raylike processes.

Origin of triradiate

1
1840–50; tri- + radiate (adj.)
  • Also tri·ra·di·at·ed [trahy-rey-dee-ey-tid] /traɪˈreɪ diˌeɪ tɪd/ .

Other words from triradiate

  • tri·ra·di·ate·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for triradiate

triradiate

/ (traɪˈreɪdɪɪt, -ˌeɪt) /


adjective
  1. biology having or consisting of three rays or radiating branches

Derived forms of triradiate

  • triradiately, adverb

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