spiculation

[spik-yuh-ley-shuhn]
noun
formation into spicules.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To spiculation
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: spiculate
Next Definition: spicule
Words Near: spiculation
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for spiculation
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing spiculation
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
Other species without an axis may have dense spiculation that allows for a rigid form.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature