Interline In`ter*line", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Interlined}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Interlining}.] [Pref. inter- + line: cf. LL. interlineare, F. interlin['e]er, OF. entreligner.] [1913 Webster] 1. To write or insert between lines already written or printed, as for correction or addition; to write or print something between the lines of; as, to interline a page or a book. --Swift. [1913 Webster]

2. To arrange in alternate lines; as, to interline Latin and English. --Locke. [1913 Webster]

3. To mark or imprint with lines. [1913 Webster]

A crooked wrinkle interlines my brow. --Marlowe.

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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