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Word: striated

Definition: marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line


More Vocab Words

::: apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
::: braggadocio - boasting
::: resourceful - clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
::: uniformity - sameness; monotony; ADJ. uniform: the same all over
::: intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
::: boon - blessing; benefit; something very helpful
::: poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
::: lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
::: indissoluble - permanent; impossible to dissolve or disintegrate
::: bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions