strix

/strɪks/ (say striks)

noun (plural striges)
a channel or groove in a fluted column.
Also, stria. {Latin}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • STRIX — apud Horatium Epod. od. 5. v. 20. Plitmamque nocturnae Strigis; Statium Theb. l. 3. v. 511. Nocturnaeque gemunt Striges Alios: Hebraice bahbenot ianna est nonnullis, apud Ieremiam c. 50. v. 39. qui ululae quondam speciem Strigem, et ὀλολυγόνα sic …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Strix — Strix, n. [L. strix, strigis.] (Arch.) One of the flutings of a column. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Strix — Strix, so v.w. Eule, bes. so v.w. Schleiereule …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Strix — (Schleiereule), s. Eulen, S. 159 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Strix —   Strix …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Strix — noun owls lacking ear tufts • Syn: ↑genus Strix • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Strigidae, ↑family Strigidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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