stria
1. [ noun ] any of a number of tiny parallel grooves such as: the scratches left by a glacier on rocks or the streaks or ridges in muscle tissue
Synonyms: striation
Related terms: groove striate
2. [ noun ] a stripe of contrasting color
Synonyms: band striation
Examples:

"chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands"

Related terms: stripe stretch_mark striate
Similar spelling:   Star
  stir
  stairway
  Styer
  stare
  starr
  Stear
  steer
  Stehr
  Stair
  Stier
  Stahr
  Stohr
  store
  story
  straw
  stray
  Strei
  Stuhr
  Sterry
  stereo
  Steier
  Storey
  Storie
  Stayer
  starry
  Stoehr
  Steyer