linelike
linelike linelike adj. resembling a line; long, thin, and narrow. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • line — line1 linable, lineable, adj. lineless, adj. linelike, adj. /luyn/, n., v., lined, lining. n. 1. a mark or stroke long in proportion to its breadth, made with a pen, pencil, tool, etc., on a surface: a line down the middle of the page. 2. Math. a …   Universalium

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  • one-dimensional — adjective 1. relating to a single dimension or aspect; having no depth or scope a prose statement of fact is unidimensional, its value being measured wholly in terms of its truth Mary Sheehan a novel with one dimensional characters • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lin|y — «LY nee», adjective, lin|i|er, lin|i|est. 1. full of or marked with lines. 2. linelike …   Useful english dictionary

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