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streepdassie, noun

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AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, streep stripe + dassie (see dassie sense 2).
The zebra, Diplodus cervinus hottentotus.
[1906 H.E.B. Brooking in E. London Dispatch 26 June 3‘Sargus cervinus’..also called ‘wilde paard’, ‘striped dasje’, and ‘five-fingers.’]
1949 J.L.B. Smith Sea Fishes of Sn Afr. 269Diplodus trifasciatus...Streepdassie. Wildeperd (Cape). Bontrok (Knysna). Zebra (General).
The zebra, Diplodus cervinus hottentotus.

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