transitive verb-·at·ed, -·at·ing
Origin of striatefrom Classical Latin striatus, grooved, furrowed, past participle of striare, to groove, channel from stria: see stria
transitive verbstri·at·ed, stri·at·ing, stri·ates
- Marked with striae; striped, grooved, or ridged.
- Consisting of a stria or striae.
Origin of striateFrom Latin striātus furrowed from stria furrow ; see stria .
(third-person singular simple present striates, present participle striating, simple past and past participle striated)
(comparative more striate, superlative most striate)