drag strip

drag strip
noun
: the site of a drag race

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a straight, paved area or course where drag races are held, as a section of road or airplane runway.
Also, dragstrip, dragway /drag"way'/.
[1950-55, Amer.]

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drag strip,
a straight road, usually of concrete or asphalt, set aside by local police or municipal authorities, or specially laid, for drag races: »

Your article about hot-rodding has sparked renewed interest in obtaining a drag strip in the Buffalo area (Wall Street Journal).

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n. a straight, paved track or section of road used for drag racing

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noun, pl ⋯ strips [count]
: a place where drag races happen

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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