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English definition of “strip sth away”
strip sth away — Phrasal Verb with strip
/strɪp/ verb [T] (-pp-)
› to get rid of something that is considered not to be necessary: Stripping away layers of bureaucracy would release the extra money necessary to develop services that patients really need.
› to remove a large amount of money, for example from a budget, so that there is less to spend: Most of their profits have been stripped away by competitors.