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check line

noun
1.
a checkrein.
2.
Nautical. a line for controlling the progress of a vessel, as along a quay.
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Examples for check line
  • Inspect for proper installation of materials and equipment and check line and grade.
  • Since they will be used periodically during the project to check line, they must be protected from damage.

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