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end line

noun, Sports.
a line at each end of a court or playing field at right angles to the sidelines that defines one of the lengthwise boundaries of the playing area.
a line at each end of a football field parallel to and 10 yards (9 meters) behind the goal line.
1915-20, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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  • It was determined that the receiver did not touch the end line.
  • The players all line up at the end line and madly sprint toward it.
  • After a little wandering, he pushes it straight through the back four and over the end line.

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