Meaning of “airstrip” in the English Dictionary

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"airstrip" in British English

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airstripnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈeə.strɪp/ us /ˈer.strɪp/ 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.

(Definition of “airstrip” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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