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agate line

noun
1.
a measure of advertising space, 1/14 (0.0714) of an inch deep and one column wide.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • The milline rate is calculated by multiplying the cost per agate line by one million, then dividing by the circulation.

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