a fashionable residential district west of Philadelphia.
any fashionable district where socially prominent people live.
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OTHER WORDS FROM Main LineMain-Line, adjectiveMain-Lin·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for most mainline
- the trunk route between two points, usually fed by branch lines
- (as modifier)a main-line station
US a main road
(intr) slang to inject a drug into a vein
having an important position, esp having responsibility for the main areas of activity
Derived forms of main linemainliner, noun
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