Definition of Striations

1. Noun. (plural of striation) ¹



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Definition of Striations

1. striation [n] - See also: striation

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Striations

striata
striatal
striate
striate body
striate vein
striated
striated muscle
striated muscle cell
striated muscle fiber
striated muscle tissue
striated muscles
striates
striatine
striating
striation
striations
striatopallidal
striatum
striatums
strich
striches
strick
stricken
stricken through
strickenly
strickenness
strickenthrough
strickle
strickled
strickles

Literary usage of Striations

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1. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by The American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1913)
"Out of 44 girls under 20 years of age, only 6 or 13 per cent had no striations, and 17 or 38 per cent had marked striations, while of the 16 women over 20 ..."

2. Notes on Recent Researches in Electricity and Magnetism: Intended as a by Joseph John Thomson, James Clerk Maxwell (1893)
"The bright parts of the striations are slightly concave to the positive electrode. ... 277, 1882), if d is the distance between two striations and p the ..."

3. Notes on Recent Researches in Electricity and Magnetism: Intended as a by Joseph John Thomson, James Clerk Maxwell (1893)
"The bright parts of the striations are slightly concave to the positive electrode. ... 277, 1882), if d is the distance between two striations and p the ..."

4. The Great Ice Age and Its Relation to the Antiquity of Man by James Geikie (1894)
"... it will round and smooth rock-fragments, no matter how hard they be, but it cannot cover them with striations, nor give them the peculiar glaze or ..."

5. Crystallography: An Outline of the Geometrical Properties of Crystals by Thomas Leonard Walker (1914)
"A microscopic examination of such faces shows that these striations are due to ... In tourmaline many of the faces of the prismatic zone exhibit striations ..."

6. Descriptive Mineralogy by William Shirley Bayley (1917)
"of the plagioclases very frequently exhibit parallel striations when examined in ... Diagram of Crystal of Triclinic Feldspar Exhibiting Striations Due to ..."

7. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature by H.W. Wilson Company (1908)
"Striations in gravel bars of the Yukon and Porcupine rivers, J. Geol. 16:76-8. Ja. '08. Barney, J. Stewart. 1027-. ..."

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