reticular

[ri-tik-yuh-ler]
adjective
1.
having the form of a net; netlike.
2.
intricate or entangled.
3.
Anatomy. of or pertaining to a reticulum.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Neo-Latin rēticulāris, equivalent to Latin rēticul(um) reticle + -āris -ar1

reticularly, adverb
interreticular, adjective
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reticular re·tic·u·lar (rĭ-tĭk'yə-lər) or re·tic·u·lat·ed (-lā'tĭd)
adj.
Resembling a net in form; netlike.


re·tic'u·la'tion n.
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Example sentences
The motor root arises from a nucleus which lies deeply in the reticular formation of the lower part of the pons.
It consists of fibers or filaments arranged in a reticular manner.
The lower, reticular layer, is thicker and made of thick collagen fibers that are arranged in parallel to the surface of the skin.
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