Synonyms for Strips:

v.

divests (verb)
denudes, exposes, divests, peels, undresses, sheds, unclothes, bares, disrobes.
simplifies (verb)
refines, clarifies, purifies, factors, simplifies, elucidates, reduces.

Usage examples for strips

  1. There was a trick of dividing a large square into strips so that several looms might work upon it at once. – The Tapestry Book by Helen Churchill Candee
  2. The calyx consists of five very narrow strips of green wax, placed neatly and regularly at the back of the flower. – The Royal Guide to Wax Flower Modelling by Emma Peachey
  3. On these nine trees the bark had not been gnawed through all around, but strips of bark were left on the white ring. – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy