nature strip


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nature strip

n
informal Austral a grass strip in front of a house between a fence or footpath and a roadway

nature strip

- An area of grass beside a roadway, possibly with a few trees or shrubs, lying between the footpath part and the roadway proper.
See also related terms for shrubs.
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Winx's victory was the second leg of a remarkable Group 1 treble for Waller, with The Autumn Sun and Nature Strip recording elite level victories either side of the mare's emphatic success.
He suffered from injuries which included two fractured vertebrae when his car went over a nature strip and hit a fence.
Kennedy, he said, had a way with women: 'he spoke to women as friends, providing them with the easy banter of a meeting on the nature strip'.
Ms Burges-Watson said: "We bought into this area because of the lovely trees and nature strip opposite the house ( something we value extremely highly and are keen to protect and improve.
Because even to glimpse a garden, Agatha had to leave her lime-green flat surrounded by sharp cactuses and gravel, and walk down to the nature strip bordering the freeway outside.