field-strip

field-strip

[feeld-strip]
verb (used with object), field-stripped or (Rare) field-stript, field-stripping. Military.
1.
to take apart (a weapon) for cleaning, lubrication, and repair or for inspection.
2.
to roll up the paper and scatter the tobacco of (a cigarette butt).

Origin:
1945–50

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