from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To search (a person) for illegal articles, such as drugs or weapons, by first requiring the removal of all clothing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A body search where the cloths are removed (stripped).
  • v. To remove clothes and do a body search.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. search (someone) for weapons or drugs by having the person remove their clothes


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