Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling a zebra, especially in having contrasting stripes.

Etymologies

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zebra +‎ -like

Examples

  • A disease spreading through potato cropsis causing potato chips to develop zebralike stripes when cooked.

    Bacteria Threatens Potato Chips

  • In 1984, researchers led by Berkeley's Allan Wilson succeeded spectacularly in extracting DNA from the preserved skin of a quagga, a zebralike beast native to Africa that was hunted into extinction in the 1880s.

    Here Come The Dnasaurs

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