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English definition of “airstrip”


noun [C]     /ˈeə.strɪp/ US  /ˈer-/ (also landing strip)
a long , flat piece of land from which trees , rocks , etc. have been removed so that aircraft can take off and land : We landed at a tiny airstrip in the middle of the jungle .Airports and landing strips
(Definition of airstrip noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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