[ lahynz-woo m-uh n ]
/ ˈlaɪnzˌwʊm ən /
noun, plural lines·wom·en. Sports.
a female official, as in tennis, soccer, ice hockey, and football, who assists the referee.
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After a profanity-laced tirade against the lineswoman, Williams was penalized a point and ended up losing the match.