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striate

verb stri·ate \ ˈstrī-ˌāt \
|Updated on: 5 Jun 2018

Definition of striate

striated; striating
: to mark with striations or striae

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striate

adjective stri·ate \ ˈstrī-ət , -ˌāt \

Definition of striate

First Known Use of striate

1670

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