a stripe of white paint, tiles, or the like, that marks the center or outer edge of a road.
a white layer in a horse's hoof.
any blank or white part, line, stripe, or margin.
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- white leg,
- white lias,
- white lie,
- white light,
- white lightning,
- white line of anal canal,
- white liquor,
- white list,
- white lotus,
- white lung
Origin of white line
First recorded in 1590–1600
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Examples from the Web for white line
a line or strip of white in the centre of a road to separate traffic going in different directions
a white lamination in the hoof of a horse
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