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(English) An elongate color marking of vertical orientation, with straight sides, also 1)a vertical or diagonal patch of pigment usually with well-defined margins (straight sides), often on the flank of a fish and shorter than a band (cf. stripe, an elongate horizontal patch of pigment), 2)a submerged or exposed ridge in rivers, lakes or the ocean deposited where there is a decrease in flow, 3)one of the four sides of the mesh of netting (See also: saddle, stripe)
(French) Une marque de couleur allongée d'orientation verticale, avec des côtés droits. (See also: saddle, stripe)
(Portuguese) Marca colorida vertical com os lados direitos. (See also: saddle, stripe)

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