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assistant referee

(soccer) the official name for linesman (sense 1)
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  • There was a great hubbub, in the midst of which Mr. Dodsworth consulted with Andrew Dale, who was assistant referee.

    Dave Porter and His Rivals Edward Stratemeyer

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