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landing strip

n.
1. An airstrip.
2. Slang A vertical strip of pubic hair formed by shaving, extending above the genitals as a cosmetic design.
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landing strip

n
(Aeronautics) another name for airstrip
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air•strip

(ˈɛərˌstrɪp)

n.
a small landing field having only one runway.
[1940–45]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.landing strip - an airfield without normal airport facilitieslanding strip - an airfield without normal airport facilities
airfield, flying field, landing field, field - a place where planes take off and land
flare path - an airstrip outline with lights to guide an airplane pilot in landing
runway - a strip of level paved surface where planes can take off and land
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Translations
kiitorata

landing strip

npista d'atterraggio
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Do-it-yourself adventurers can catch a flight from Fairbanks to Arctic Village, Deadhorse or Kaktovik ($300 to $400 round trip), and then hop on a chartered bush flight out to one of the Refuge's six landing strips ($1,000 to $1,500 round trip).