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  • 161 service stripe — ☆ service stripe n. a stripe, or any of the parallel diagonal stripes, worn on the left sleeve of a uniform to indicate years spent in the service …

    English World dictionary

  • 162 half-stripe — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : the narrow 1/4 inch stripe which together with the full 1/2 inch stripe makes up the sleeve and shoulderboard rank insignia of naval officers below flag rank …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 163 pencil stripe — noun : a textile design of fine warp stripes in white or pastel against a dark ground; also : a fabric with such a design * * * 1. a stripe of varying widths, esp. a dark stripe on a light ground. 2. a pattern of such stripes. 3. a fabric or… …

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  • 164 of every stripe — of all stripes phrase of all types people of all political stripes Thesaurus: categories and typessynonym Main entry: stripe …

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  • 165 pin|stripe — «PIHN STRYP», noun. 1. a fine stripe. 2. a garment made of cloth having fine stripes …

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  • 166 midfield stripe — {n.} The line across the center of a football field; the 50 yard line. * /The visitors were able to cross the midfield stripe once during the whole game./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 167 midfield stripe — {n.} The line across the center of a football field; the 50 yard line. * /The visitors were able to cross the midfield stripe once during the whole game./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 168 service stripe — noun Date: circa 1920 a stripe worn on an enlisted man s left sleeve to indicate three years of service in the army or four years in the navy …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 169 Adelle Stripe — (Born 14 September 1976, in York, and a descendant of John Strype) is a poet, fiction writer, and journalist from Tadcaster, North Yorkshire. In 2006, alongside Tony O Neill and Ben Myers she formed possibly the first literary movement spawned… …

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  • 170 Samsung Stripe — The SGH T329 (also known as the Stripe) is a camera phone manufactured by Samsung for the T Mobile service. It is also sold as a prepaid bundle for less than $100 at most retailers. For those of you who need a USB cable for this phone to transfer …

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  • 171 cleithral stripe — a stripe, usually dark and evident, running from the upper gill opening down to the pectoral fin base …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 172 eye stripe — a stripe of pigment passing through the eye region on the head of a fish, a form of disruptive colouration, q.v …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 173 nuptial stripe — a coloured stripe, often seen in cichlids, which becomes prominent during courtship …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 174 service stripe — Mil. a stripe worn on the left sleeve by an enlisted person to indicate a specific period of time served on active duty. [1915 20] * * * …

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  • 175 Gennari line (band stria stripe) — Gen·na·ri line (band, stria, stripe) (jĕ nahґre) [Francesco Gennari, Italian anatomist, 1750–1796] see under line …

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  • 176 Baillarger inner stripe — Baillarger internal stripe stria laminae pyramidalis internae …

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  • 177 Baillarger outer stripe — external stripe of Baillarger stria laminae granularis internae …

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  • 178 inner stripe of Baillarger — internal stripe of Baillarger stria laminae pyramidalis internae …

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  • 179 right paratracheal stripe — a thin stripe seen on an anterior radiograph of the chest, representing soft tissue between the right side of the trachea and the right upper lobe of the lung …

    Medical dictionary

  • 180 Mean\ as\ a\ Stripe'ed\ Snake — Hateful, spiteful, malicious, acerbic, scornful, and just generally devilish and the most unpleasant sense of being. That little boy who bit your leg is just means as a stripe ed snake …

    Dictionary of american slang