Filter Strip

Business / Agriculture / Filter Strip: An area of vegetation, generally narrow and long, that slows the rate of runoff, allowing sediments, organic matter, and other pollutants that are being conveyed by the water to be removed. Filter strips reduce erosion and the accompanying stream pollution, and can be a best management practice.
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Other Words for Filter

Filter Adjective Synonyms: sieve, colander, riddle, screen, strainer, gauze, cloth, cheesecloth, membrane
Filter Noun Synonyms: leach, percolate, drip, seep, dribble, trickle, drain, run or pass through, ooze

Other Words for Strip

Strip Noun Synonyms: remove, take away, confiscate, seize, expropriate, rip off
Strip Verb Synonyms: band, ribbon, fillet, belt, swath or swathe, stripe
Strip Adjective Synonyms: (do a) striptease, work the runway

Starter Strip

Business / Construction / Starter Strip: Asphalt roofing applied at the eaves that provides protection by filling in the spaces under the cutouts and joints of the first course of shingles. MORE

Spam Filter

Technology / Email / Spam Filter: Systems that watch for spam and block it before it can hit the inbox. Spam filters can be complaint or content based. MORE

Sky Filter

Entertainment / Photography / Sky Filter: Outdated term for a filter which has a graduated density across its surface. MORE


Business / Finance / Strip: The stated price per share for which underlying stock may be purchased (in the case of a call) or sold (in the case of a put) by the option holder upon exercise of the option contract. MORE

Strip Flooring

Business / Construction / Strip Flooring: Wood flooring consisting of narrow, matched strips. MORE

Strip The Lanes

Entertainment / Bowling / Strip The Lanes: The cleaning and removal of back end oil that has been carried down after the normal lane condition has been applied and many games bowled on the lanes. A stripped lane surface is dry and prone to hoo MORE