striate(redirected from striating)
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tr.v. stri·at·ed, stri·at·ing, stri·ates
To mark with striae or striations.
adj. also stri·at·ed (-ā′tĭd)
1. Marked with striae; striped, grooved, or ridged.
2. Consisting of a stria or striae.
[From Latin striātus, furrowed, from stria, furrow; see stria.]
(Geological Science) marked with striae; striped
(tr) to mark with striae
[C17: from Latin striāre to make grooves, from stria]
stri•ate(v. ˈstraɪ eɪt; adj. ˈstraɪ ɪt, -eɪt)
v. -at•ed, -at•ing,
1. to mark with striae; furrow; streak.adj.
Past participle: striated
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|Verb||1.||striate - mark with striae or striations|
mark - make or leave a mark on; "the scouts marked the trail"; "ash marked the believers' foreheads"
|Adj.||1.||striate - marked with stria or striations|