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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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Strippable coatings are used to change the colour of military vehicles quickly.
That is, if a plaintiffs claim is held to be an "interest" that is properly strippable by a bankruptcy court under [section] 363(f), the plaintiff may only assert his claim against the sale proceeds.
The effluent guidelines reflect this approach in that many of the compounds that have high vapor pressures and are readily strippable are assigned lower effluent limits.
pressure sensitive adhesive or a dry strippable protective film that leaves no residue or impacts on the substrate in any way.
The clarity of the clear film around the beetles provides a strippable matrix without compromising the detail in the insect legs.
Due to the adhesion required of coating materials, strippable techniques--without chemical aids--are usually very limited.
Boy is that different from a lot of lesser sights with their tiny, strippable screws.
An alternative is to cover the entire valve with a strippable film such as Ashland's Tectyl 506 or coal tar epoxy.
This strippable wallcovering can be painted as soon as it is hung.
Making them strippable would truly enhance the overall liquidity of the market because it would create a fresh supply of coupon STRIPS, which in turn would actually facilitate the reconstitution process.
Available in strippable or in non-strippable design in 82 sizes from 1/16" to 4" I.