(informal) The four-mile stretch of Las Vegas Boulevard in Las Vegas, Nevada, running from Mandalay Bay to the Stratosphere, uncluding most of Las Vegas' major hotels and attractions.
(mostly local usage) Any of several highways in the United States, usually with numerous retail establishments.
Origin of the-strip
A colloquial English term for a section of a road, usually with many retail establishments
The-strip Sentence Examples
I didn't wave today, which means you saw him at the strip mall.
Rhyn snatched it and read it before tearing off the strip at the bottom with the hotel's address.
A large number of such sheets are prepared and placed together, one over the other, the end of the strip of the first sheet being connected with the beginning of the strip of the second, and so on to the last sheet, the whole representing the conductor of the cable.
The leakage through the insulator of the cable is compensated for by connecting high resistances between different points of the strip conductor and the earth coating.
It consists in punching, by means of " a puncher," a series of holes in a strip of paper in such a way that, when the strip is sent through another instrument, called the " transmitter," the holes cause the circuit to be closed at the proper times and for the proper proportionate intervals for the message to be correctly printed by the receiving instrument or recorder.