ETYM French, rafter, chevron, from chévre goat, Old Fren. chevre, from Latin capra she-goat. Related to Cheveril.
1. V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service; SYN. stripe, stripes, grade insignia.
2. An inverted V-shaped charge.
V-shaped or L-shaped bar or stripe.
Trade name under which the gasoline stations of the Standard Oil Company of California operate in many countries, including the UK.