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stripenoun [C]

us   /strɑɪp/
a line on a surface that is a different color from the rest of the surface: a blue tie with gray stripes
A stripe is also a particular type, esp. when there are many possible types: Governments of every stripe (= of all political opinions) have a tendency to try to control the press.
striped
adjective [not gradable] us   /strɑɪpt/
a striped red-and-white shirt
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stripenoun [C]

uk   /straɪp/ us   /straɪp/
  • stripe noun [C] (COLOUREDSTRIP)

B1 a strip on the surface of something that is a different colour from the surrounding surface: The zebra is a wild African horse with black and white stripes.

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