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field-strip

[feeld-strip] /ˈfildˌstrɪp/
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
1945-1950
1945-50
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