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[oh-ver-lahyn] /ˈoʊ vərˌlaɪn/
noun, Printing, Journalism.
1.
a cutline, usually of one line, appearing over a picture, cartoon, etc.
2.
kicker (def 10).
Origin of overline
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; over- + line1
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