to disassemble (a firearm) for cleaning and inspection
transitive verbfield·stripped, field·strip·ping, field·strips
- To disassemble (a weapon) for cleaning, repair, or inspection.
- To leave no trace of (a cigarette butt) by rolling up the paper and scattering the tobacco.
(third-person singular simple present fieldstrips, present participle fieldstripping, simple past and past participle fieldstripped)
- to disassemble a weapon for cleaning, oiling or repair.