- a seaport in S Spain, near Gibraltar.
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When shelves had to be referred to, textus was used at Canterbury, and linea at Citeaux.
For days these men stood in linea blazing sun above, and treeless, waterless plains about.Thirty Years on the Frontier
Some movement of right half of abdomen, left half immobile, dulness extending from the flank as far forwards as linea semilunaris.Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900
George Henry Makins
It was said of an ancient painter, Nulla dies sine linea: I say of your wild rant, Nulla linea sine mendacio.
These extracts will be sufficient to shew that the cases were arranged in three double rows, each double row being called a linea.
- a town in SW Spain, on the Bay of Gibraltar. Pop: 61 892 (2003 est)Official name: La Línea de la Concepción (ðe la ˌkonθepˈθjon)
- A line.
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