from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Resembling or forming a net or network: reticulate veins of a leaf.
- transitive v. To make a net or network of.
- transitive v. To mark with lines resembling a network.
- intransitive v. To form a net or network.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Network-like in form or appearance.
- v. To distribute or move via a network.
- v. To divide into or form a network.
- v. To create a network.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Resembling network; having the form or appearance of a net; netted.
- adj. Having veins, fibers, or lines crossing like the threads or fibers of a network
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Netted; resembling network; having distinct lines or veins crossing as in network; covered with netted lines.
- To form into network; cover with intersecting lines resembling network
- In zoology, to cross irregularly so as to form meshes like those of a net: as, lines which reticulate on a surface.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. resembling or forming a network
- v. distribute by a network, as of water or electricity
- v. divide so as to form a network
- v. form a net or a network
Latin rēticulātus, from rēticulum, diminutive of rēte, net.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin rēticulātus ("reticulated, net-like"). (Wiktionary)