1. [ adjective ] resembling or forming a network
Synonyms: reticular reticulated

"the reticulate veins of a leaf" "a reticulated highway system"

Related terms: nonreticulate crisscross interconnected lacy meshed networklike fretted cancellate
2. [ verb ] distribute by a network, as of water or electricity
Related terms: distribute reticulum
3. [ verb ] become reticulated
Related terms: change reticulation
4. [ verb ] divide so as to form a network
Related terms: form reticulation
Similar spelling:   reticulated