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line (noun)

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  • line of sight — noun an imaginary straight line along which an observer looks • Syn: ↑line of vision • Hypernyms: ↑line * * * 1. or line of sighting : a linear projection toward a target of the straight line obtained when the sights of a firearm are in perfect… …   Useful english dictionary

  • line of vision — noun an imaginary straight line along which an observer looks (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑line of sight • Hypernyms: ↑line * * * : a straight line joining the fovea of the eye with the fixation point * * * Ophthalm. a straight line that connects the fovea… …   Useful english dictionary

  • line of scrimmage — noun line parallel to the goal lines where football linesmen line up at the start of each play in American football the runner was tackled at the line of scrimmage • Syn: ↑scrimmage line • Hypernyms: ↑line * * * noun [singular] American football …   Useful english dictionary

  • line — I. /laɪn / (say luyn) noun 1. a mark or stroke long in proportion to its breadth, made with a pen, pencil, tool, etc., on a surface. 2. something resembling a traced line, as a band of colour, a seam, a furrow, etc.: lines of stratification in… …   Australian English dictionary

  • line drive — noun (baseball) a hit that flies straight out from the batter (Freq. 1) the batter hit a liner to the shortstop • Syn: ↑liner • Topics: ↑baseball, ↑baseball game …   Useful english dictionary

  • line — [laɪn] noun [countable] 1. also product line MARKETING a type of product that a company makes or sells, often with several different sizes, models etc; = RANGE: • It continues to get about two thirds of it …   Financial and business terms

  • line of credit — noun the maximum credit that a customer is allowed • Syn: ↑credit line, ↑bank line, ↑line, ↑personal credit line, ↑personal line of credit • Hypernyms: ↑credit • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • line squall — noun a squall advancing along a front that forms a definite line • Hypernyms: ↑squall * * * noun : a squall or thunderstorm occurring along a squall line; also : a line of squalls or thunderstorms * * * a squall advancing along a front that forms …   Useful english dictionary

  • line of force — noun an imaginary line in a field of force; direction of the line at any point is the direction of the force at that point • Syn: ↑field line • Hypernyms: ↑line • Hyponyms: ↑electrical line of force, ↑magnetic line of force * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • line judge — noun football official who assists the referee by keeping track of the official time during the game • Hypernyms: ↑football official * * * noun : a football linesman whose duties include keeping track of the official time for the game * * * line… …   Useful english dictionary

  • line stretching — ˈline ˌstretching also ˈproduct ˌline ˌstretching noun [uncountable] MARKETING expanding an existing range of products by adding new products that are similar to the others but have new features * * * line stretching UK US noun [U] (also product… …   Financial and business terms


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