a hyena, Hyaena hyaena, of northern Africa, Arabia, and India, having a grayish coat with distinct blackish stripes.
noun 1. a killifish, Fundulus majalis, of the Atlantic coast of the U.S., the female of which is marked with black stripes.
noun 1. a maple, Acer pensylvanicum, of northeastern North America, having white-striped bark.
- Striped muscle
noun 1. a type of contractile tissue that is marked by transverse striations; it is concerned with moving skeletal parts to which it is usually attached Also called skeletal muscle Compare smooth muscle
noun 1. thirteen-lined ground squirrel. thirteen-lined ground squirrel [thur-teen-lahynd] /ˈθɜrˌtinˈlaɪnd/ noun 1. a brownish ground squirrel, Citellus tridecemlineatus, of prairie regions of the U.S., having cream-colored stripes extending along its back and sides.