strip·​ing | \ ˈstrī-piŋ How to pronounce striping (audio) \

Definition of striping

1a : the stripes marked or painted on something
b : a design of stripes
2 : the act or process of marking with stripes

Examples of striping in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Paving and striping will take place between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. to minimize impact on motorists, said Jeff Miller, executive director of the West Virginia Parkways Authority. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 19 May 2022 Sealing, striping, and painting will be coming soon. cleveland, 11 Oct. 2021 Sunday’s river crossings in downtown Portland will be short one bridge option as the Morrison closes to all users for annual maintenance work, sign installation, new lane striping, and minor deck repairs. oregonlive, 25 Feb. 2022 The site improvement project resulted in new pavement for the entry drive and parking lot, in addition to striping. Alyssa Alfano, cleveland, 1 Nov. 2021 Telltale stair-stepping is visible in the perimeter of the front white panel, and the round base section shows horizontal lines from the print layers and vertical striping from the individual polygons that represent a circle in the CAD file. Ron Amadeo, Ars Technica, 1 Apr. 2022 So early signs are deep green striping between the veins and blistering of leaf tissue. Laura Johnston, cleveland, 4 Apr. 2022 Special features also included custom wheels with a Wimbledon White finish, a Rapid Red stripe at the center to match striping on the body and hood. Phoebe Wall Howard, Detroit Free Press, 28 Jan. 2022 What happens if an autonomous vehicle can’t see the lane striping? Mark Pittman, Forbes, 18 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of striping

1677, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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11 Jun 2022

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“Striping.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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