verb (used with or without object)
to make or become smooth.
to make or become smooth
noun 1. See under endoplasmic reticulum. endoplasmic reticulum noun, Cell Biology. 1. a network of tubular membranes within the cytoplasm of the cell, occurring either with a smooth surface (smooth endoplasmic reticulum) or studded with ribosomes (rough endoplasmic reticulum) involved in the transport of materials. endoplasmic reticulum noun 1. an extensive intracellular membrane system whose […]
adjective, smoother, smoothest. 1. free from projections or unevenness of surface; not rough: smooth wood; a smooth road. 2. generally flat or unruffled, as a calm sea. 3. free from hairs or a hairy growth: a smooth cheek. 4. of uniform consistency; free from lumps, as a batter, sauce, etc. 5. free from or proceeding […]
[smooth -feyst] /ˈsmuðˈfeɪst/ adjective 1. beardless; smooth-shaven. 2. having a smooth or polished surface, as a stone. 3. deceitfully ingratiating.
noun 1. a smooth dogfish, especially Mustelus mustelus, inhabiting waters along the coast of Europe.