radial Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “radial” in the English Dictionary

"radial" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈreɪ.di.əl/

radial adjective (FROM CENTRE)

spreading out from a ​centralpoint: a radial ​roadsystem specialized medical relating to the ​area around the ​centralpart of the ​body

radial adjective (ARM)

specialized medical relating to the radius (= the ​thicker of the two ​bones in the ​lowerarm): the radial ​artery
adverb uk   us   /-i/

radialnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈreɪ.di.əl/ (UK also radial tyre, US also radial tire)
a ​tyre that has ​strings inside the ​rubber that go ​across the ​edge of the ​wheel at an ​angle of 90° ​rather than along it
(Definition of radial from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “radial”
in Chinese (Simplified) 辐射状的, 放射状的, 辐式的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輻射狀的, 放射狀的, 輻式的…
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