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Wordnet 3.0


1. diverging from a common point;

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Radiate \Ra"di*ate\ (r[=a]"d[i^]*[=a]t), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Radiated (r[=a]"d[i^]*[=a]`t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. Radiating.] [L. radiatus, p. p. of radiare to furnish with spokes or rays, to radiate, fr. radius ray. See Radius, Ray a divergent line.] 1. To emit rays; to be radiant; to shine. [1913 Webster] Virtues shine more clear In them [kings], and radiate like the sun at noon. --Howell. [1913 Webster] 2. To proceed in direct lines from a point or surface; to issue in rays, as light or heat. [1913 Webster] Light radiates from luminous bodies directly to our eyes. --Locke. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

radiating adj 1: diverging from a common point
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

20 Moby Thesaurus words for "radiating": approaching, asymptotic, centripetal, centrolineal, concurrent, confluent, confocal, connivent, converging, focal, meeting, mutually approaching, radial, radiate, radiated, radiative, rayed, tangent, tangential, uniting