asteriated(redirected from asteriatedly)
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(Geological Science) (of a crystal, esp a gemstone) exhibiting a star-shaped figure in transmitted or reflected light
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as•te•ri•at•ed(æˈstɪər iˌeɪ tɪd)
(of a mineral or stone) exhibiting asterism.
[1810–20; < Greek astéri(os) starry]
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|Adj.||1.||asteriated - (of some crystals especially gemstones) exhibiting asterism|
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