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 for striped bass
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Striped \Striped\, a.
     Having stripes of different colors; streaked.
     [1913 Webster]
     Striped bass. (Zool.) See under Bass.
     Striped maple (Bot.), a slender American tree ({Acer
        Pennsylvanicum) with finely striped bark. Called also
        striped dogwood, and moosewood.
     Striped mullet. (Zool.) See under Mullet, 2.
     Striped snake (Zool.), the garter snake.
     Striped squirrel (Zool.), the chipmunk.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  striped bass
      n 1: caught along the Atlantic coast of the United States [syn:
           striped bass, striper]
      2: marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripes;
         migrates upriver to spawn; sometimes placed in the genus
         Morone [syn: striped bass, striper, Roccus saxatilis,

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