vb, -at*ed -at*ing vi : to issue in or as if in rays : spread from a central point <the pain … s from the ear to the temporal region, the parotid gland, and the cheek -H. G. Armstrong> vt : IRRADIATE
, adj 1 : having rays or radial parts 2 : characterized by radial symmetry : RADIALLY SYMMETRICAL .
Similar sounding terms: radiata red·out red out root·ed
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