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  • Brooklyn's Finest Tom Collins mixes Brooklyn Gin with a dash of honey in place of the traditional sugar in a tall, green-striped glass.

    Serious About Cocktails

  • Suddenly a group of second years, their green-striped ties loosened around their necks, pushed open the library door, joking and talking loudly.

    KNIGHTLEY ACADEMY

  • Fiftyish, she wore a green-striped blouse, her curly red hair sprouting and spiraling in every direction.

    The Taste of Coins from Treasure Troves

  • The first of these was published in 1920 and showed a smiling shipwrecked man, still wearing his green-striped pyjamas, sitting astride a giant floating jar of Bovril with the slogan, “Bovril prevents that sinking feeling”.

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • Its best-known works include the angular red, ochre and green-striped campus of the California Endowment in downtown Los Angeles.

    The Green House of the Future

  • There's a person there with a green-striped shirt.

    CNN Transcript Oct 5, 2009

  • The hotel room was pleasant enough, but she was sick of seeing the same beige/brown walls, the same floral bedspread, the same skinny desk and chairs, the same gold mirror, green-striped curtains, and green rug.

    The Cure for Modern Life

  • An hour later we were belting up the M1 in a green-striped Lotus Cortina.

    Fathers & Sons

  • Not to mention the mystery foam, construction-paper lettering, or bizarre green-striped chocolate "ladies".

    Party Like It's 1999

  • Endemic bird species include the thick-billed parrot (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha) which is in danger of extinction, with population estimates as low as 500 pairs, the tufted jay (Cyanocorax dickeyi), eared quetzal (Euptilptis neoxenus) and the green-striped brush finch (Atlapetes virenticeps).

    Sierra Madre Occidental pine-oak forests

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