adj. Geology
Having thin layers.

[From stratum.]

stra·tic′u·la′tion (-lā′shən) n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(strəˈtɪkjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt)
(Geological Science) (of a rock formation) composed of very thin even strata
[C19: from New Latin strāticulum (unattested), diminutive of Latin strātum something strewn; see stratus]
straˌticuˈlation n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
Then, the residual corneal stroma was peeled off little by little again, and, finally, the straticulate epithelia were placed in 12-well cell culture plates.