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outside line

noun

a telephone line for outgoing calls, esp. from a business

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  • The terrific pressure was hurling the outside line of ships about like thistledown.

    Invaders from the Infinite John Wood Campbell
  • "It means that we'll ride the outside line in the morning," came the reply.

    Wells Brothers Andy Adams
  • The attacking party seeks to force as many of the defenders beyond the outside line as possible.

  • The centre consists of a mass of French knots, and the outside line is in satin stitch.

  • It is usually more difficult to hit him in the outside line.

    Secrets of the Sword Csar Lecat de Bazancourt

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