strip mall


noun

a retail complex consisting of stores or restaurants in adjacent spaces in one long building, typically having a narrow parking area directly in front of the stores.

Nearby words

  1. strip club,
  2. strip cropping,
  3. strip farm,
  4. strip joint,
  5. strip lighting,
  6. strip map,
  7. strip mill,
  8. strip mine,
  9. strip mining,
  10. strip out

Origin of strip mall

First recorded in 1990–95

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