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credit line

noun
1.
a line of text acknowledging the source or origin of published or exhibited material.
2.
Also called credit limit, line of credit. the maximum amount of credit that a customer of a store, bank, etc., is authorized to use.
Compare revolving credit.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15
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Examples from the web for credit line
  • Allowing them to tap the credit line may be a shrewd precautionary measure.
  • From that point on, his torso remains so central a character it should be given its own credit line.
  • Using a credit line to borrow against the equity in your home has become a popular source of consumer credit.
  • These images are in the public domain and may be reproduced, free of charge with the proper credit line.
  • We may impose a lower line that will apply to cash advances, referred to as the cash advance credit line.
British Dictionary definitions for credit line

credit line

noun
1.
an acknowledgment of origin or authorship, as in a newspaper or film
2.
(US & Canadian) Also called line of credit. the maximum credit that a customer is allowed
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