Difference between stellation and stellate




  1. arranged like rays or radii; radiating from a common center


Here you can see the castellated peaks from an amazing angle.

The projection or radiation of these fragments from a central point gives the fracture a stellated or star like appearance; and hence, the name of the fracture.

Hills constellated with lights

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