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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A linear mark, ridge, or groove, especially one of a number of similar parallel features

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun, : striae of muscle fiber
  • The upper portion of the spiral ligament contains numerous capillary loops and small bloodvessels, and is termed the stria vascularis.
  • These different nuclei are connected by a strand of fibers called the stria terminalis to a part of the hypothalamus called the bed nucleus of the stria terminalus.
  • Institia: stria or furrows of equal width throughout. for more
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