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rubbing strip Line breaks: rub|bing strip

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Definition of rubbing strip in English:

noun

A raised strip fitted to a vehicle to protect the bodywork.
Example sentences
  • The side view would be slabby except that it is broken well by a crease along the door handle lines and a well-placed rubbing strip.
  • It is a good-looking car, with the use of chrome for the grille, window surrounds, door handles and waistline rubbing strip giving the car a contemporary look.

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