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ray

synonym (synonym of ray)

  • (noun.phenomenon)
    a column of light (as from a beacon) (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the syllable naming the second (supertonic) note of any major scale in solmization (noun.communication)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.change)
    expose to radiation (verb.change)
     

hypernym (ray IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (mathematics) a straight line extending from a point (noun.shape)
    a straight line segment whose length is magnitude and whose orientation in space is direction (noun.shape)
     
  • a branch of an umbel or an umbelliform inflorescence (noun.plant)
    a small stalk bearing a single flower of an inflorescence; an ultimate division of a common peduncle (noun.plant)
     
  • a column of light (as from a beacon) (noun.phenomenon)
    (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation (noun.phenomenon)
    radiation consisting of waves of energy associated with electric and magnetic fields resulting from the acceleration of an electric charge (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • any of the stiff bony spines in the fin of a fish (noun.animal)
    a sharp rigid animal process or appendage; as a porcupine quill or a ridge on a bone or a ray of a fish fin (noun.animal)
     
  • cartilaginous fishes having horizontally flattened bodies and enlarged winglike pectoral fins with gills on the underside; most swim by moving the pectoral fins (noun.animal)
    any of numerous fishes of the class Chondrichthyes characterized by a cartilaginous skeleton and placoid scales: sharks; rays; skates (noun.animal)
     
  • emit as rays (verb.weather)
    give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc. (verb.weather)
     
  • expose to radiation (verb.change)
    subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition (verb.change)
     
  • extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center (verb.stative)
    stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point (verb.stative)
     
  • the syllable naming the second (supertonic) note of any major scale in solmization (noun.communication)
    one of the names for notes of a musical scale in solmization (noun.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF ray relation)

  • a column of light (as from a beacon) (noun.phenomenon)
    a ray that produces a thermal effect (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the beam of a car's headlights that provides distant illumination (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    a ray of moonlight (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    a ray of sunlight (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    a beam of light generated by a laser (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the beam of a car's headlights that provides illumination for a short distance (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation (noun.phenomenon)
    a beam of electrons emitted by the cathode of an electrical discharge tube (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    a collimated flow of particles (atoms or electrons or molecules) (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • cartilaginous fishes having horizontally flattened bodies and enlarged winglike pectoral fins with gills on the underside; most swim by moving the pectoral fins (noun.animal)
    any sluggish bottom-dwelling ray of the order Torpediniformes having a rounded body and electric organs on each side of the head capable of emitting s more.. (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    primitive ray with sharp teeth on each edge of a long flattened snout (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    primitive tropical bottom-dwelling ray with a guitar-shaped body (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    large venomous ray with large barbed spines near the base of a thin whiplike tail capable of inflicting severe wounds (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    powerful free-swimming tropical ray noted for `soaring' by flapping winglike fins; usually harmless but has venomous tissue near base of the tail as i more.. (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    extremely large pelagic tropical ray that feeds on plankton and small fishes; usually harmless but its size make it dangerous if harpooned (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    large edible rays having a long snout and thick tail with pectoral fins continuous with the head; swim by undulating the edges of the pectoral fins (noun.animal)
     
  • expose to radiation (verb.change)
    direct high energy particles or radiation against (verb.change)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • any of the stiff bony spines in the fin of a fish (noun.animal)
    organ of locomotion and balance in fishes and some other aquatic animals (noun.animal)
     

derivation (.... is derived from ray)

  • (mathematics) a straight line extending from a point (noun.shape)
    extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center (verb.stative)
     
  • a column of light (as from a beacon) (noun.phenomenon)
    cast rays of light upon (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.weather)
    emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light (verb.weather)
     
  • (verb.weather)
    emit as rays (verb.weather)
     
  • (adj.all)
    radiating or as if radiating light (adj.all)
     
  • a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation (noun.phenomenon)
    expose to radiation (verb.change)
     
  • emit as rays (verb.weather)
    a column of light (as from a beacon) (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • expose to radiation (verb.change)
    a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.state)
    the condition of being exposed to radiation (noun.state)
     
  • extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center (verb.stative)
    the act of spreading outward from a central source (noun.act)
     

domain category (ray is domain category of ....)

  • (mathematics) a straight line extending from a point (noun.shape)
    a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement (noun.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym part meronym derivation domain category beam beam of light electron beam re radiate irradiate elasmobranch selachian spine solfa syllable light visible light crampfish electric ray sawfish guitarfish stingray eagle ray fin irradiate beam beaming math mathematics maths

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