striplight

[ strip-lahyt ]
/ ˈstrɪpˌlaɪt /

noun Theater.

a row of lamps, provided with a reflector for floodlighting the stage, used as border lights, footlights, backing lights, etc.

Nearby words

  1. striped marlin,
  2. striped muscle,
  3. striped squirrel,
  4. striper,
  5. striping,
  6. stripling,
  7. strippable,
  8. stripped,
  9. stripped-down,
  10. stripper

Origin of striplight

First recorded in 1670–80; strip2 + light1

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