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An example use of airstrip in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… short airstrip we have a heavy-duty gear …”
An airstrip is a strip of land on a large body of water, such as an ocean or a lake, on which aircraft can take off and land.
the word airstrip occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that airstrip can be often used in the following areas:
1) transport and travel;