1. strip mall a mercantile establishment consisting of a row of various stores and business and restaurants along a road or busy street; usually opening on a parking lot
  2. stamp mill a mill in which ore is crushed with stamps
  3. strip mine an open mine where the seams run close to the surface
  4. stripper well an oil well whose production has declined to less than ten barrels a day
  5. straw poll an unofficial vote taken to determine opinion on some issue
  6. star ipomoea annual herb having scarlet flowers
  7. striped maple maple of eastern North America with striped bark and large two-lobed leaves clear yellow in autumn
  8. striped mullet most important commercial mullet in eastern United States
  9. strip-mined mined near the earth's surface by stripping
  10. strip miner a miner who does strip mining
  11. strobile cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts
  12. isotropically in an isotropic manner
  13. asterismal relating to asterisms or constellations
  14. striped marlin Pacific food and game fish marked with dark blue vertical stripes
  15. centripetal tending to move toward a center
  16. strip down get undressed
  17. tropically in a tropical manner
  18. stripe blight a disease of oats
  19. drip mold (architecture) a projection from a cornice or sill designed to protect the area below from rainwater (as over a window or doorway)
  20. strappado a form of torture in which the hands are tied behind a person's back and they are lifted off the ground by a rope tied to their wrists, then allowed to drop until their fall is checked with a jerk by the rope

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