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interline

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[ in-ter-lahyn ]
/ 藢瑟n t蓹r藞la瑟n /
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verb (used with object), in路ter路lined, in路ter路lin路ing.
to write or insert (words, phrases, etc.) between the lines of writing or print.
to mark or inscribe (a document, book, etc.) between the lines.
to transfer (freight) from one carrier to another in the course of shipment.
verb (used without object), in路ter路lined, in路ter路lin路ing.
to transfer freight from one carrier to another in the course of shipment.
adjective
involving or indicating a transfer of passengers or freight from one carrier to another during travel or shipment: interline flights.
of or relating to transactions between competing carriers, especially airlines, by which passengers, baggage, and freight are transferred from one carrier to another using only one ticket or one check-in procedure from departure point to destination.
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Origin of interline

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First recorded in 1350鈥1400; Middle English word from Medieval Latin word interl墨ne膩re.See inter-, line1

Other definitions for interline (2 of 2)

interline2
[ in-ter-lahyn ]
/ 藞瑟n t蓹r藢la瑟n /

verb (used with object), in路ter路lined, in路ter路lin路ing.
to provide (a garment) with an interlining.

Origin of interline

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First recorded in 1470鈥80; inter- + line2

OTHER WORDS FROM interline

in路ter路lin路er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for interline (1 of 2)

interline1

interlineate (藢瑟nt蓹藞l瑟n瑟藢e瑟t)

/ (藢瑟nt蓹藞la瑟n) /

verb
(tr) to write or print (matter) between the lines of (a text, book, etc)

Derived forms of interline

interlining or interlineation, noun

British Dictionary definitions for interline (2 of 2)

interline2
/ (藢瑟nt蓹藞la瑟n) /

verb
(tr) to provide (a part of a garment, such as a collar or cuff) with a second lining, esp of stiffened material

Derived forms of interline

interliner, noun
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