Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling a ray (beam) or some aspect of one.
  • adjective Resembling a ray (fish) or some aspect of one.

Etymologies

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ray +‎ -like

Examples

  • Only the lower limbs, thicker versions of the raylike cilia, exhibited any kind of stability.

    Lost And Found

  • Only Kirk had caught anything big enough to keep -- two plump raylike fish with three eyes topside and two mouths on the bottom -- and he intended to eat them both.

    Mind Meld

  • The big boots lumbering into the shallow water caused sea-eggs of green and lavender to move solemnly on the bottom with raylike prickles erect.

    Where the Sun Swings North

  • “Luminous raylike vegetables abound in the astral soils,” he answered.

    Autobiography of a Yogi

  • Spiritual sight, x-raylike, penetrates into all matter; the divine eye is center everywhere, circumference nowhere.

    Autobiography of a Yogi

  • Spiritual sight, x-raylike, penetrates into all matter; the divine eye is center everywhere, circumference nowhere.

    Autobiography of a Yogi

  • "Luminous raylike vegetables abound in the astral soils," he answered.

    Autobiography of a Yogi

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