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strip

1. short for airstrip
2. Philately a horizontal or vertical row of three or more unseparated postage stamps
3. NZ short for dosing strip

strip

[strip]
(engineering)
To remove insulation from a wire.
To break or otherwise damage the threads of a nut or bolt.
(materials)
A long, narrow piece of rigid material of uniform width.
(mining engineering)
To remove coal, stone, or other material from a quarry or from a working that is near the surface of the earth.
(ordnance)
To dissassemble a piece of equipment, such as a gun, in order to clean, repair, or transport it.

strip

1. Any material which is long and narrow, usually of uniform width.
2.See board, 1.
3. To damage the threads on a nut or bolt.
4. To remove formwork.

strip

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i. A narrow surface for takeoff, landing, or taxiing of airplanes—specifically an airstrip. Normally, it is used in combination, as in fighter strip, landing strip, etc.
ii. Any number of photographs taken along a photo flight line, usually at an approximately constant altitude.
iii. To disassemble a piece of equipment into its basic parts to repair, service, or transport it.
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Of course, central to the comic and horrific aspects of Man Bites Dog is its total naturalization of the various atrocities committed by the killer, by way of an aesthetic that mobilizes those documentary devices applied in Strip-tease (and elsewhere) to the lives of ordinary people.
Le strip-tease alterne donc entre la projection de l'erotisme selon les codes d'un art (la danse) et l'exercice d'un ceremonial qui, lui aussi, suit des regles etablies.
The impromptu party in the Welsh Black Cattle section got out of hand, reaching its strip-tease climax at around 10pm, when the young woman allegedly stripped.
Spanish performer Carles Santos offers duelling pianos, strip-tease flamenco and a company of musicians, actors, dancers and singers as he takes the music of J S Bach to the outer limits in La Pantera Imperial.
The film featured Jamie Lee seducing him with a tempting strip-tease.
They also heard that on one occasion he offered to pay one of his nieces pounds 50 if she would do a strip-tease for him and his friends at a party.
So much so that as they made their way across the car park to go home they did an impromptu strip-tease.
Shella dates from 1993 when Andrew Vachss told the story of a crook just out of gaol looking for his former partner - a strip-tease artiste - in a series of shady night-clubs.
Thankfully, the housemates won't have to: lGoon a pub crawl with Elaine Lordan lWatch a strip-tease by Johnny Vegas l Memorise a Robert Kilroy-Silk Euro election speech lDuet with Victoria Beckham
Anniversaries: 1894: The first professional strip-tease performance took place at the Divan Fayonau Music Hall, Paris; 1900: General Roberts captured Bloemfontein, South Africa; 1928: The St Francis Dam near Los Angeles burst, drowning 450 people; 1938: Austria was declared part of German Reich; 1974: The Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris opened; 1990: The Soviet Congress voted to abolish the political monopoly of the Communist party.
Un oscuro propietario de cabaret de strip-tease se lanza a producir una revista de desnudos como hay tantas otras en Estados Unidos; el exito lo adquiere involucrando a representantes americanos del jet set y del maximo canon del decoro publico.
That included rigorous fitness regimes for Strip-tease and GI Jane, which included a gruelling two-week Navy Seals training session.