HyperDic: stria

English > 2 senses of the word stria:
NOUNshapestria, striationany of a number of tiny parallel grooves such as
attributestria, band, banding, striationa stripe or stripes of contrasting color
English > stria: 2 senses > noun 1, shape
MeaningAny of a number of tiny parallel grooves such as: the scratches left by a glacier on rocks or the streaks or ridges in muscle tissue.
Synonymstriation
Broadergroove, channelA long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such as erosion) or by a tool (as e.g. a groove in a phonograph record)
Spanishestría
Catalanestria
Adjectivesstriatemarked with stria or striations
Verbsstriatemark with striae or striations
English > stria: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningA stripe or stripes of contrasting color.
Synonymsband, banding, striation
Narrowercollar(zoology) an encircling band or marking around the neck of any animal
stretch markA narrow band resulting from tension on the skin (as on abdominal skin after pregnancy)
Broaderstripe, streak, barA narrow marking of a different color or texture / texture from the background
Spanishfaja, tira
Verbsstriatemark with striae or striations

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