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Definition of Stripes

Stripe
Stripe Stripe, n. [OD. strijpe a stripe, streak; akin to LG. stripe, D. streep, Dan. stribe, G. strief, striefen, MHG. striefen to glide, march.] 1. A line, or long, narrow division of anything of a different color or structure from the ground; hence, any linear variation of color or structure; as, a stripe, or streak, of red on a green ground; a raised stripe. 2. (Weaving) A pattern produced by arranging the warp threads in sets of alternating colors, or in sets presenting some other contrast of appearance. 3. A strip, or long, narrow piece attached to something of a different color; as, a red or blue stripe sewed upon a garment. 4. A stroke or blow made with a whip, rod, scourge, or the like, such as usually leaves a mark. Forty stripes he may give him, and not exceed. --Deut. xxv. 3. 5. A long, narrow discoloration of the skin made by the blow of a lash, rod, or the like. Cruelty marked him with inglorious stripes. --Thomson. 6. Color indicating a party or faction; hence, distinguishing characteristic; sign; likeness; sort; as, persons of the same political stripe. [Colloq. U.S.] 7. pl. (Mil.) The chevron on the coat of a noncommissioned officer. Stars and Stripes. See under Star, n.
Stripe
Stripe Stripe, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Striped; p. pr. & vb. n. Striping.] 1. To make stripes upon; to form with lines of different colors or textures; to variegate with stripes. 2. To strike; to lash. [R.]

Meaning of Stripes from wikipedia

- Stripe, striped, or stripes may refer to: Stripe (pattern), a line or band that differs in colour or tone from an adjacent surface. The terms may also...
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- DVD Talk. Retrieved 2015-07-17. Film portal Stripes at the AFI Catalog of Feature Films Stripes at AllMovie Stripes on IMDb Stripes at Rotten Tomatoes...
- Stars & Stripes or Stars and Stripes may refer to: Flag of the United States, nickname Stars and Stripes Stars and Stripes (newspaper), government-supported...
- Stripes, a circus zebra who is accidentally abandoned in Kentucky and raised on a farm next to a racing track. Believing he is a racehorse, Stripes dreams...
- with stripes that were red, white, and blue. The flag for the Alliance, however, had five rows of eight-pointed stars with 13 red and white stripes, and...
- air supremacy over France. The stripes were five alternating black and white stripes. On single-engine aircraft each stripe was to be 18 inches (46 cm) wide...
- service stripes are authorized for wear by enlisted members on the lower part of the sleeve of a uniform to denote length of service. Service stripes vary...
- court challenging Fitness World Trading's use of a two-stripe motif similar to Adidas's three stripes. The court ruled that despite the simplicity of the...
- Tiger stripes could refer to: The stripes on a tiger Tigerstripe camouflage scheme The Tiger Stripes colour scheme Tiger Stripes (Enceladus), geological...
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