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green line

noun, (sometimes initial capital letters)
(in Lebanon) a demarcation line that divides predominantly Christian East Beirut and predominantly Moslem West Beirut.
any similar demarcation line between two hostile communities, as between Greek and Turkish Cypriots in Nicosia. Unabridged
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green line

(sometimes capitals) a line of demarcation between two hostile communities
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