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addaword.gifdefinition of ransom strip

noun
a small piece of land which becomes extremely valuable because without it a developer can't develop a site properly
Discovering that land is affected by a ransom strip can be elating if you are the owner of the ransom strip or extremely depressing if you are the owner of the land.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 23/07/2012 15:39:00
Definition of ransom strip from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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