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a. (of lightning) a sudden flash
b. (as modifier): streak lightning
2. Mineralogy the powdery mark made by a mineral when rubbed on a hard or rough surface: its colour is an important distinguishing characteristic
The color of a powdered mineral, obtained by rubbing the mineral on a streak plate.
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During the evaluation of materials to be used in an appliance cover, the molder observed streaking
in parts molded of a beige ignition-resistant (IR) polycarbonate.
This time Gretzky was streaking
down the left side, took a pass from Robitaille over the Devils' blue line, then sent a perfect return pass that Robitaille redirected past the diving Brodeur for his 18th goal of the season.
Sloppy at the start but streaking
now, the Matadors routed visiting UC Irvine 77-53 Saturday night in front of 493 at the Northridge gym.