Definition of Radial in English :

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Radial meaning in English

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Radial

see synonyms of radial

Noun

1. radial, radial tire, radial-ply tire

pneumatic tire that has radial-ply casing

Adjective

2. radial

relating to or near the radius

Example Sentences:
'the radial aspect of the forearm'

3. radial

relating to or moving along or having the direction of a radius

Example Sentences:
'radial velocity'

4. radial

issuing in rays from a common center; relating to rays of light

Example Sentences:
'radial heat'

5. radial, radiate, stellate

arranged like rays or radii; radiating from a common center

Example Sentences:
'radial symmetry'
'a starlike or stellate arrangement of petals'
'many cities show a radial pattern of main highways'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Radial

see synonyms of radial
adjective
1. 
(of lines, bars, beams of light, etc) emanating from a common central point; arranged like the radii of a circle
2. 
of, like, or relating to a radius or ray
3. 
spreading out or developing uniformly on all sides
4. 
of or relating to the arms of a starfish or similar radiating structures
5. anatomy
of or relating to the radius or forearm
6. astronomy
(of velocity) in a direction along the line of sight of a celestial object and measured by means of the red shift (or blue shift) of the spectral lines of the object
Compare tangential (sense 2)
noun
7. 
a radial part or section
8. zoology
a. 
any of the basal fin rays of most bony fishes
b. 
a radial or radiating structure, such as any of the ossicles supporting the oral disc of a sea star
9.  short for radial tyre, radial drilling machine

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Radial

see synonyms of radial
adjective
1. 
a. 
of or like a ray or rays; branching out in all directions from a common center
b. 
having or characterized by parts that branch out in this way
2. 
of or situated like a radius
3.  Anatomy
of or near the radius or forearm
noun
4. 
a radial part or structure
5. 
radial (ply) tire

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Radial

see synonyms of radial
adj.
1.
a. Of, relating to, or arranged like rays or radii.
b. Radiating from or converging to a common center.
c. Having or characterized by parts so arranged or so radiating.
2. Moving or directed along a radius.
3. Anatomy Of, relating to, or near the radius or forearm.
4. Developing symmetrically about a central point.
n.
1. A radial part, such as a ray, spoke, or radius.
2. A radial tire.

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