feeder line


noun

a branch of a main transportation line, as of an airline or railroad.

Nearby words

  1. feedback inhibition,
  2. feedback loop,
  3. feedbag,
  4. feedbox,
  5. feeder,
  6. feeder road,
  7. feedgrain,
  8. feedhorn,
  9. feeding,
  10. feeding bottle

Origin of feeder line

First recorded in 1890–95

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