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strip in Mechanical topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstripstrip1 /strɪp/ ●●● W3 noun [countable]  1 PIECEa long narrow piece of paper, cloth etc a strip of papersee thesaurus at piece2 AREAa long narrow area of land A strip of sand between the cliffs and the sea.3 do a strip4 American EnglishTTR a road with a lot of shops, restaurants etc along it the Las Vegas strip5 [usually singular] British EnglishDSDCC the clothes worn by a sports team Liverpool’s famous red strip6 TCNa strip cartoon comic strip, landing strip, → tear somebody off a strip at tear2(8)
Examples from the Corpus
stripThe uniform of the New York Yankees is white with a fine blue stripe.You will need a strip of stiff cardboard to make this hat.a strip of baconA strip of sand between the cliffs and the ocean.Cut fish, shrimp, and strips of beef or liver are eaten eagerly.He stared mournfully at the bright strip which appeared to float in the cold air over the small table.Charlie wasn't allowed to play because he'd forgotten his strip.Named after the strips of lead which used to be inserted between lines of metal type.Roots and leafless bushes stuck up wildly at the extreme end of the strip.She then snipped the satin into thin strips.She ironed their tiny strips of white embroidered cuffs and collars herself, and sewed them on fresh nearly every day.