triradiate

adjective
tri·​ra·​di·​ate | \ (ˌ)trī-ˈrā-dē-ət How to pronounce triradiate (audio) , -dē-ˌāt \

Definition of triradiate

: having three rays or radiating branches a triradiate sponge spicule

First Known Use of triradiate

1846, in the meaning defined above

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“Triradiate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triradiate. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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