backing strip

noun

Definition of backing strip

: long lighting units used for stage illumination (as behind doors, windows, or portholes)

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First Known Use of backing strip

1953, in the meaning defined above

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“Backing strip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/backing%20strip. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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