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noun
Aeronautics.
  1. a strip of cleared land used as an emergency runway for aircraft.
  2. runway.
a series of continuous aerial reconnaissance photographs.
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Origin of flight strip

First recorded in 1935–40
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flight strip

noun
a strip of cleared land used as an emergency runway for aircraft
another name for runway (def. 1)
a strip of continuous aerial photographs
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