adjective, Zoology, Botany.
marked with minute lines; finely lineate.
marked with very fine parallel lines
[lahyn-out] noun, Rugby. 1. a procedure for putting an out-of-bounds ball back in play, whereby a player outside the touchline tosses the ball high and between two lines of opposing forwards lined up perpendicular to the touchline. noun 1. (rugby Union) the method of restarting play when the ball goes into touch, the forwards forming […]
- Line plot
noun a graphic representation in which marks above a number line indicate the frequency of each value
- Line pocket
verb phrase To be greedy, esp by stealing or extortion: lining their pockets from the donations at the theater
[lahyn] verb (used with object), lined, lining. 1. to cover the inner side or surface of: to line the coat with blue silk. 2. to serve to cover: Velvet draperies lined the walls of the room. 3. to furnish or fill: to line shelves with provisions. 4. to reinforce the back of a book with […]
noun, Computers. 1. a printer that produces an entire line of output at a time. noun 1. an electromechanical device that prints a line of characters at a time rather than a character at a time, at speeds from about 200 to 3000 lines per minute: used in printing and in computer systems