striated

[ strahy-ey-tid ]
/ ˈstraɪ eɪ tɪd /
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adjective

marked with striae; furrowed; striped; streaked.

Nearby words

  1. striae atrophicae,
  2. striae gravidarum,
  3. striate,
  4. striate body,
  5. striate vein,
  6. striated border,
  7. striated muscle,
  8. striation,
  9. striatonigral,
  10. striatum

Origin of striated

First recorded in 1640–50; striate + -ed2

Related formssub·stri·at·ed, adjectiveun·stri·at·ed, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for unstriated

unstriated

/ (ʌnˈstraɪˌeɪtɪd) /

adjective

(of muscle) composed of elongated cells that do not have striations; smooth
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Medicine definitions for unstriated

unstriated

[ ŭn-strīā′tĭd ]

adj.

Lacking striations; smooth-textured. Used of muscles.

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