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addaword.gifdefinition of stripping

noun
(also strip scheduling)
in TV, the practice of running a series at the same time daily across the weekly schedule
Stripping has become an even more common practice on many British channels since the introduction of multi-channel cable and satellite in the 1990s.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 07/03/2013 16:29:00
Definition of stripping from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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