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stripe

 [strīp]
a streak or stria.

stripe

(strīp),
1. anatomy a streak, line, band, or stria.
See also: psoas margin.
2. radiography a linear opacity differing in density from the adjacent parts of the image; usually represents the tangential image of a planar structure such as the pleura or peritoneum.
See also: psoas margin.
[M.E.]

stripe

(strīp)
1. anatomy A streak, line, band, or stria.
2. radiography A linear opacity differing in density from the adjacent parts of the image; usually represents the tangential image of a planar structure such as the pleura or peritoneum.
[M.E.]

stripe

(strīp)
1. In anatomy, a streak, line, band, or stria.
2. In radiography, a linear opacity differing in density from adjacent parts of image; usually represents tangential image of a planar structure.
[M.E.]

stripe

a white mark, narrower than the nasal bones, down the face of a horse. Called also race.
References in classic literature ?
When he came to the cave, Fear, the Hairless One, put out his hand and called him 'The Striped One that comes by night,' and the First of the Tigers was afraid of the Hairless One, and ran back to the swamps howling.
The trees and the creepers marked him, Little Brother, and made him the striped thing that we see.
Colonel Poole has seen both gray and bay Kattywar horses striped when first foaled.
I once saw a mule with its legs so much striped that any one at first would have thought that it must have been the product of a zebra; and Mr.
We see several very distinct species of the horse-genus becoming, by simple variation, striped on the legs like a zebra, or striped on the shoulders like an ass.
He who believes that each equine species was independently created, will, I presume, assert that each species has been created with a tendency to vary, both under nature and under domestication, in this particular manner, so as often to become striped like other species of the genus; and that each has been created with a strong tendency, when crossed with species inhabiting distant quarters of the world, to produce hybrids resembling in their stripes, not their own parents, but other species of the genus.
Peter Magnus, when the striped bag, and the red bag, and the brown-paper parcel, and the leather hat-box, had all been deposited in the passage.
Peter Magnus rang the bell for the chambermaid; and the striped bag, the red bag, the leathern hat-box, and the brown-paper parcel, having been conveyed to his bedroom, he retired in company with a japanned candlestick, to one side of the house, while Mr.
STAYING ON THE STRAIGHT AND NARROW Sometimes you only need one thing, like this striped chair, to pack a punch, and everything else falls into line.
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