strip-n; 6 Senses

Sense Number 1: a long, narrow shape or form

Commentary: STRIP[+form][+shape][+narrow][+long]

The sailor sighted a strip of land ahead of them.
A double strips of yellow paint on the road indicate 'no passing'.
John put a strip of glue between the edges of the wood panels and pressed them together.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: an artifact that is flat and narrow

Commentary: STRIP[+artifact][+flat][+narrow]

She tore the linen sheet into strips to be used as bandages.
John looked at the diagram to see where the small strips of wood needed to go on the model ship.
This strip of metal probably fell off some piece of machinery.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2, 5

Sense Number 3: runway of an airfield

Commentary: STRIP[+location][+airfield][+runway]

The pilot lined up over the strip and made a perfect landing.
This landing strip has no lighting and operates only during daylight hours.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3

Sense Number 4: a sequence of cartoons or comics

Commentary: STRIP[+artifact][+document][+picture][+sequence][+cartoon]

The cartoonist has a syndicated strip published in several major newspapers.
There was a funny comic strip in today's paper about Wall Street.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4

Sense Number 5: the removal of clothing from a person

Commentary: STRIP[+event][+removal][+of_clothing]

The exotic dancer performed a strip on stage to raucous music.
Airport security performed a strip search on two persons of interest today after the bomb scare.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6

Sense Number 6: road through town with many commercial establishments

Commentary: STRIP[+location][+road][+through_town][+with_establishments][+commercial]

We drove along the most famous strip of Las Vegas.
The restaurant is in a strip mall on the edge of town.
There are many fast food places, car dealerships and tattoo parlors along the strip heading out of town.

WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 1b