Definitions for radialˈreɪ di əl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word radial

Princeton's WordNet

  1. radial, radial tire, radial-ply tire(adj)

    pneumatic tire that has radial-ply casing

  2. radial(adj)

    relating to or near the radius

    "the radial aspect of the forearm"

  3. radial(adj)

    relating to or moving along or having the direction of a radius

    "radial velocity"

  4. radial(adj)

    issuing in rays from a common center; relating to rays of light

    "radial heat"

  5. radial, stellate, radiate(adj)

    arranged like rays or radii; radiating from a common center

    "radial symmetry"; "a starlike or stellate arrangement of petals"; "many cities show a radial pattern of main highways"

Wiktionary

  1. radial(Noun)

    a radial tire / radial tyre

  2. radial(Adjective)

    arranged like rays that radiate from, or converge to a common centre

  3. radial(Adjective)

    moving along a radius

  4. radial(Adjective)

    of, or relating to the radius bone

Webster Dictionary

  1. Radial(adj)

    of or pertaining to a radius or ray; consisting of, or like, radii or rays; radiated; as, (Bot.) radial projections; (Zool.) radial vessels or canals; (Anat.) the radial artery

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. radial. See Radius.]

Freebase

  1. Radial

    In RF engineering, radial has two different meanings, both referring to lines which radiate from a radio antenna.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. radial

    A magnetic bearing extending from a very high frequency omni-range and/or tactical air navigation station.


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