A-line

A-line
adjective Date: 1964 having a flared bottom and a close-fitting top — used of a garment <
an A-line skirt
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  • Segment of a line — Segment Seg ment, n. [L. segmentum, fr. secare to cut, cut off: cf. F. segment. See {Saw} a cutting instrument.] 1. One of the parts into which any body naturally separates or is divided; a part divided or cut off; a section; a portion; as, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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