Stria

Definition of Stria

Stri´a
n.1.A minute groove, or channel; a threadlike line, as of color; a narrow structural band or line; a striation; as, the striæ, or groovings, produced on a rock by a glacier passing over it; the striæ on the surface of a shell; a stria of nervous matter in the brain.
2.(Arch.) A fillet between the flutes of columns, pilasters, or the like.

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channel, groove, striate, striation
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