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drag strip

a straight, paved area or course where drag races are held, as a section of road or airplane runway.
Also, dragstrip, dragway
[drag-wey] /ˈdrægˌweɪ/ (Show IPA)
Origin of drag strip
An Americanism dating back to 1950-55 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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drag strip

noun phrase

The straight track or portion of highway on which a drag race is held (1950s+ Hot rodders)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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