thirteen-lined ground squirrel.
thirteen-lined ground squirrel
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: […]
noun, Plant Pathology. 1. a disease of wheat, barley, rye, and other grasses, characterized by elongated rows of yellow spores on the affected parts, caused by a rust fungus, Puccinia glumarum.