Strip-leaf
Strip-leaf Strip"-leaf`, n. Tobacco which has been stripped of its stalks before packing. [1913 Webster]

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  • strip-leaf — stripˈ leaf noun Tobacco stripped of stalks • • • Main Entry: ↑strip …   Useful english dictionary

  • strip — strip1 [strip] vt. stripped, stripping [ME strepen < OE stripan, akin to streifen, to strip off < IE * streub < base * ster , to streak, stroke > STRIKE] 1. to remove (the clothing or covering) of or from (a person); make naked;… …   English World dictionary

  • leaf — leafless, adj. leaflike, adj. /leef/, n., pl. leaves /leevz/, v. n. 1. one of the expanded, usually green organs borne by the stem of a plant. 2. any similar or corresponding lateral outgrowth of a stem. 3. a petal: a rose leaf. 4. leaves… …   Universalium

  • leaf — /lif / (say leef) noun (plural leaves /livz / (say leevz)) 1. one of the expanded, usually green, organs borne by the stem of a plant. 2. any similar or corresponding lateral outgrowth of a stem. 3. a petal: a rose leaf. 4. foliage or leafage. 5 …   Australian English dictionary

  • leaf — art at leak [[t]lif[/t]] n. pl. leaves [[t]livz[/t]] v. 1) bot one of the expanded, usu. green organs borne by the stem of a plant 2) bot any similar or corresponding lateral outgrowth of a stem 3) bot leaves collectively 4) lib a sheet usu. of… …   From formal English to slang

  • strip —   1. A length. Āpana (as of paper); mōlina (as of cloth, wood); kuakua (as of fish netting).     Strip of pandanus leaf, kīhae lau hala.   2. To tear. Holehole (as sugar cane); u u (as maile); uhole (as tough skin); kīhae (as leaves, and as… …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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