browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
clathrate

more about clathrate

clathrate


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clathrate  \Clath"rate\  (kl[a^]th"r[asl]t),  a.  [L.  clathri 
  lattice,  Gr  klh,qra.] 
  1.  (Bot.)  Shaped  like  a  lattice;  cancellate.  --Gray. 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  Having  the  surface  marked  with  raised  lines 
  resembling  a  lattice,  as  many  shells. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clathrate 
  adj  :  (botany)  having  a  latticelike  structure  pierced  with  holes 
  or  windows  [syn:  {cancellate},  {cancellated}] 




more about clathrate