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drag strip

noun
1.
a straight, paved area or course where drag races are held, as a section of road or airplane runway.
Also, dragstrip, dragway
[drag-wey] /ˈdrægˌweɪ/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1950-1955
1950-55, Americanism
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drag strip

noun phrase

The straight track or portion of highway on which a drag race is held (1950s+ Hot rodders)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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