Meaning of stria
Pronunciation: (strī'u), [key]
— pl. stri•ae
- a slight or narrow furrow, ridge, stripe, or streak, esp. one of a number in parallel arrangement: striae of muscle fiber.
- any of a series of parallel lines or tiny grooves on the surface of a crystal, indicative of the mode of growth.
- a flute on the shaft of a column.
- stria (Thesaurus)