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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Shapes, patterns
stripedstriped /straΙͺpt/ ●●○ adjective πŸ”Š πŸ”Š CFLINEhaving lines or bands of colour syn stripy πŸ”Š a blue and white striped shirt
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stripedβ€’ stripey socksβ€’ Zollner's illusion makes parallel lines seem to diverge by placing them on a zigzag striped background.β€’ The average annual catch, mainly of striped dolphins, in the drive fisheries between 1975 and 1986 was 4734.β€’ In 1975, a record kill year, approximately 20,000 striped dolphins were killed in the drives.β€’ It was a small plain whitewashed structure with a striped dome on top.β€’ I used to go home on the train with striped legs.β€’ Snipe - striped plumage camouflaged the colour of dead winter reeds - probed the mud with bills bizarrely long.β€’ When he first started out, he used to wear a pair of very baggy, red striped pyjamas!β€’ He was wearing a navy blue suit and a striped shirt.β€’ He was six feet two, and wore dark blue trousers with a blue and white striped shirt.β€’ My aunt knitted me a blue and white striped sweater for Christmas.
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