Striation

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Striation

In numismatics, small lines on the surface of a coin, sometimes only visible with magnification. Striation may be caused by polishing the die that struck the coin.
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Basal area of propodeum striate, at least medially; posterobasal area of metepisternum in male unmodified, without a distinct, opaque, spongy structure.
It is in this sense that the response of the State against all that threatens to move beyond it is to striate space" (386).
Striate keratopathy was present in 2% cases in M-MSICS group while it was present in 15% cases in C-MSICS group (statistically significant, p value 0.
Lines arc, form concentric circles, striate otherwise densely worked passages, fan back out with a gossamer delicacy, or zigzag across space.
You can almost fake yourself into thinking they are striations, except that there's no rock to striate.
The Townhouse collection spanned traditional and contemporary styles with cross-woven color striates in 100 percent New Zealand worsted wool.