[lahyn-bak-er] /ˈlaɪnˌbæk ər/
a player on defense who takes a position close behind the linemen.
the position played by this player.
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.
[lahyn-bree-ding] /ˈlaɪnˌbri dɪŋ/ noun, Genetics. 1. a form of inbreeding directed toward keeping the offspring closely related to a superior ancestor.
- Line call
noun 1. (tennis) the judgment of the umpire or linesman as to whether the ball has landed in or out of court