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One entry found for radiate.
Main Entry: ra·di·ate
Pronunciation: primarystressramacrd-emacron-secondarystressamacrt
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -at·ed; -at·ing
Etymology: Latin radiare "to proceed from or toward a center," from radius "ray, beam, spoke" --related to RADIO, RADIUS, 2RAY
1 : to proceed in a direct line from or toward a center
2 a : to send out rays : SHINE b : to come forth in the form or as if in the form of rays
3 : to spread around from or as if from a center

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