Front and second lines are usually 32 pitch; third line 24 pitch and back line 16 pitch.
Seen in profile at a distance, the back line is comparatively straight.
Holt won on his first service and although Amy returned the next he missed the back line by an inch.
The back line should be straight and any tendency toward an arched back must be avoided.
"That is what I should do," said Rendel, moving one of Rachel's pawns on to the back line.
The back line of the Aylesbury should be straight, showing no tendency toward a slight concavity as in the Pekin.
For once in my life, I was anxious to be in the chorus, even in the back line.
In most beaver the shoulders swell plumply above the back line after the outline of the grizzly bear.