Column strip | Article about column strip by The Free Dictionary
That portion of a flat slab, over the columns, which consists of the quarter panels on both sides of the column center line.
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The Mail's online comic blogger Paul H Birch first wrote the Carter's Column strip
for Gamesman magazine during the 1990s and is now reviving it as a free online weekly series starting on Sunday.
Slab system consists of two-way slab with shallow wide Ribs acting as column strips
along the column centre lines.