reticulation

noun
re·​tic·​u·​la·​tion | \ ri-ˌti-kyə-ˈlā-shən How to pronounce reticulation (audio) \

Definition of reticulation

: a reticulated formation : network also : something reticulated

First Known Use of reticulation

1663, in the meaning defined above

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