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interline1

[in-ter-lahyn] /ˌɪn tərˈlaɪn/
verb (used with object), interlined, interlining.
1.
to write or insert (words, phrases, etc.) between the lines of writing or print.
2.
to mark or inscribe (a document, book, etc.) between the lines.
3.
to transfer (freight) from one carrier to another in the course of shipment.
verb (used without object), interlined, interlining.
4.
to transfer freight from one carrier to another in the course of shipment.
adjective
5.
involving or indicating a transfer of passengers or freight from one carrier to another during travel or shipment:
interline flights.
6.
of or pertaining to transactions between competing carriers, especially airlines, by which passengers, baggage, and freight are transferred from one carrier to another using only one ticket or one check-in procedure from departure point to destination.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Medieval Latin interlīneāre. See inter-, line1

interline2

[in-ter-lahyn] /ˈɪn tərˌlaɪn/
verb (used with object), interlined, interlining.
1.
to provide (a garment) with an interlining.
Origin
1470-80; inter- + line2
Related forms
interliner, noun
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  • None of the previously established interline agreements have included such a marketing offer.
  • State law would govern to determine interline balances.
  • Carrier service can be accomplished by either direct or interline service.
  • Include revenue from common and contract carriage, and revenue from your portion of interline shipments.
  • Include revenue from your portion of interline shipments.
British Dictionary definitions for interline

interline1

/ˌɪntəˈlaɪn/
verb
1.
(transitive) to write or print (matter) between the lines of (a text, book, etc)
Derived Forms
interlining, interlineation, noun

interline2

/ˌɪntəˈlaɪn/
verb
1.
(transitive) to provide (a part of a garment, such as a collar or cuff) with a second lining, esp of stiffened material
Derived Forms
interliner, noun
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Word Origin and History for interline
v.

c.1400, "make corrections or insertions between the lines of (a document)," from inter- + line; perhaps modeled on Medieval Latin interlineare. Related: Interlined; interlining.

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