|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
|1.||Also: eradiate to emit (heat, light, or some other form of radiation) or (of heat, light, etc) to be emitted as radiation|
|2.||(intr) (of lines, beams, etc) to spread out from a centre or be arranged in a radial pattern|
|3.||(tr) (of a person) to show (happiness, health, etc) to a great degree|
|4.||having rays; radiating|
|5.||(of a capitulum) consisting of ray florets|
|6.||(of animals or their parts) showing radial symmetry|
|7.||adorned or decorated with rays: a radiate head on a coin|
|[C17: from Latin radiāre to emit rays]|
radiate ra·di·ate (rā'dē-āt')
v. ra·di·at·ed, ra·di·at·ing, ra·di·ates
To spread out in all directions from a center.
To emit or be emitted as radiation.