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3 entries found for streak.
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Main Entry: 1streak
Pronunciation: primarystressstremacronk
Function: noun
1 : a line or mark of a different color or texture from its background : STRIPE
2 : the color of the fine powder of a mineral obtained by scratching or rubbing against a hard white surface
3 a : a narrow band of light b : a lightning bolt
4 a : a small amount : TRACE, STRAIN <streak of stubbornness> b : a brief period or series <a streak of luck> <was on a winning streak>
5 : a narrow layer <a streak of fat in bacon>

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