white line
noun Date: 15th century a band or edge of something white; especially a stripe painted on a road and used to guide traffic

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  • White line — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • White Line — Infobox Album | Name = White Line Type = studio Artist = Memorain Released = 2003 Recorded = Genre = Thrash metal Length = Label = NMC Music Producer = Ilias Papadakis Haris Zourelidis Reviews = Last album = Digital Crimes (2002) This album =… …   Wikipedia

  • white-line — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ transitive verb Etymology: white line : to mark with a white line …   Useful english dictionary

  • white line — /waɪt ˈlaɪn/ (say wuyt luyn) noun 1. any blank or white part or margin. 2. Printing a line of space. 3. a line of white paint or the like, either continuous or interrupted, laid along the centre of a road to separate traffic lanes. 4. a white… …   Australian English dictionary

  • white line — 1. a stripe of white paint, tiles, or the like, that marks the center or outer edge of a road. 2. a white layer in a horse s hoof. 3. any blank or white part, line, stripe, or margin. [1590 1600] * * * …   Universalium

  • white line — thick dividing line between traffic lanes that one is not allowed to cross …   English contemporary dictionary

  • white line — noun a white stripe in the middle of a road to mark traffic lanes • Hypernyms: ↑reference point, ↑point of reference, ↑reference …   Useful english dictionary

  • White line — Пробельная [белая] строка …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • white line — linea alba …   Medical dictionary

  • White line fever — can refer to:*A colloquial term for Highway hypnosis *White Line Fever (film), a 1975 movie *White Line Fever, an Australian television show *White Line Fever (book), Lemmy s autobiography …   Wikipedia

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