Definition of Stellated

1. Adjective. (geometry) Of a polyhedron, having its edges of planes extended to form a new shape. ¹



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Definition of Stellated

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stellated

stellar(a)
stellar disk
stellar disks
stellar nursery
stellar parallax
stellar wind
stellar winds
stellarator
stellarators
stellarities
stellarity
stellarly
stellas
stellate
stellate venule
stellated (current term)
stellation
stellations
stelled
stellenbosch
stellerid
stellerids
stellerite
stellia
stelliferous
stellified
stellifies
stelliform
stellify
stellifying

Literary usage of Stellated

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1. The Reproductive Process: Its Histology, Physiology, and Pathology by Giovanni Battista Ercolani (1884)
"Calcareous concretions are found generally upon the uterine surface, either stellated or needle-shaped. Depaul remarked that when they are numerous and ..."

2. A System of Mineralogy: Including an Extended Treatise on Crystallography by James Dwight Dana (1837)
"Reticulated ; when the fibres, or columns, cross in various directions, and produce an appearance having some resemblance to a net. ¿stellated ..."

3. An Elementary Introduction to the Knowledge of Mineralogy: Comprising Some by William Phillips (1823)
"... bot when the divergence surrounds the centre, they are said to be radiated, or stellated. § 73. The term slaty as it regards structure, ..."

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