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streaky

[stree-kee] /ˈstri ki/
adjective, streakier, streakiest.
1.
occurring in streaks or a streak.
2.
marked with or characterized by streaks.
3.
varying or uneven in quality.
Origin of streaky
1660-1670
First recorded in 1660-70; streak + -y1
Related forms
streakily, adverb
streakiness, noun
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streaky

/ˈstriːkɪ/
adjective streakier, streakiest
1.
marked with streaks
2.
occurring in streaks
3.
(of bacon) having alternate layers of meat and fat
4.
of varying or uneven quality
Derived Forms
streakily, adverb
streakiness, noun
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