lineup

[ lahyn-uhp ]
/ ˈlaɪnˌʌp /

noun

Origin of lineup

1885–90, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase line up
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lineup


n.

also line-up, from line (v.2) + up. The baseball version (1889) is older than the police version (1907).

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