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patter

draw the line at something

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  • object to
  • prohibit
  • stop short at
  • set a limit at
  • put your foot down over

in line: in alignment

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in line: under control

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in line: in a queue

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  • in a queue
  • in a row
  • in a column

in line for

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  • due for
  • being considered for
  • a candidate for
  • shortlisted for
  • in the running for
  • on the short list for
  • next in succession to

in line with

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line up

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on the line

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  • at risk
  • in danger
  • in an endangered position
  • in jeopardy

toe the line

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an indentation or seam on the skin, especially on the face

a method used in dealing with something

an official or prescribed plan or course of action

a product or products bought and sold in commerce

a group of people or things arranged in a row

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

to place in or form a line or lines

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a formation of people or things one beside another

a single frequency (or very narrow band) of radiation in a spectrum

a connected series of events or actions or developments

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a pipe used to transport liquids or gases

acting in conformity

space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising

the maximum credit that a customer is allowed

persuasive but insincere talk that is usually intended to deceive or impress

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a short personal letter

a conceptual separation or distinction

mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it

be in line with

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cover the interior of

make a mark or lines on a surface

mark with lines

fill plentifully

reinforce with fabric

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References in periodicals archive ?
The team is able to discern such a tiny discrepancy thanks to a combination of factors including better instruments and a focus on elements that have many absorption lines, says Christopher W.
This isotopic species has numerous absorption lines at longer wavelengths, ranging from 1595 nm to 1630 nm.
Scientists at the VU University of Amsterdam and the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy in Bonn used the 100-metre radio telescope in Effelsberg to measure absorption lines of the methanol molecule at a number of characteristic frequencies.
The main difference between SRM 2517a and its predecessor, SRM 2517, is the use of lower pressure in the acetylene cell to produce narrower absorption lines.
Diffuse Interstellar Bands (DIB) are broad absorption lines in the spectra of stars indicating the existence of clouds of complex, unidentified molecules in the space between the stars.
A decade ago, researchers discovered that some of the absorption lines are much stronger than others.
The conventional method of performing chemical identification is to measure the entire spectrum of transmitted light across some pre-selected range of wavelengths, and then to analyze the spectrum to identify characteristic absorption lines of target chemicals.
In this frequency range, gases tend to have very strong, narrow absorption lines.
This capability will allow design engineers to precisely pump narrow absorption lines in rare-earth-doped solid-state and fiber lasers with little or no active temperature control.