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.
noun 1. any squirrel with stripes on its back, as a chipmunk.
- Striped tuna
noun See arctic bonito
noun, Informal. 1. Military. a naval officer whose uniform sleeve displays stripes: a four-striper. an enlisted person of any of the armed services whose sleeve displays stripes denoting years of service: a six-striper. 2. striped bass. noun 1. (military, slang) an officer who has a stripe or stripes on his uniform, esp in the navy: […]