[lin-ee-it, -eyt] /ˈlɪn i ɪt, -ˌeɪt/
marked with lines, especially parallel lengthwise lines; striped.
marked with lines; streaked
1550s, from Latin lineatus, past participle of lineare (see lineament). Related: Lineated; lineating.
1640s, from Latin lineatus, past participle of lineare (see lineament).
[lin-ee-ey-shuh n] /ˌlɪn iˈeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. an act or instance of marking with or tracing by . 2. a division into . 3. an outline or delineation. 4. an arrangement or group of . /ˌlɪnɪˈeɪʃən/ noun 1. the act of marking with lines 2. an arrangement of or division into lines 3. an outline […]
[lahyn-bak-er] /ˈlaɪnˌbæk ər/ noun, Football. 1. a player on defense who takes a position close behind the linemen. 2. the position played by this player. /ˈlaɪnˌbækə/ noun 1. a defensive player in American or Canadian football who is positioned just behind the line of scrimmage
- Line block
noun 1. a letterpress printing block made by a photoengraving process without the use of a screen
[lahyn-bred] /ˈlaɪnˌbrɛd/ adjective 1. produced by linebreeding.