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Synonyms for liner

(baseball) a hit that flies straight out from the batter

a piece of cloth that is used as the inside surface of a garment

a large commercial ship (especially one that carries passengers on a regular schedule)

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The liner cheers hollowly above us, and we see the passengers' faces at the saloon colloid.
Not a liner in air but knows the meaning of that vertical beam and gives us and our quarry a wide berth.
A Trans-Asiatic Direct liner had found a smooth and butted into it full power.
Liners and yachts disguise their tanks with decoration, but the G.
Captain Hodgson opens the underbody colloid, swings the heavy pithing-iron out of its rack which in liners is generally cased as a smoking-room settee, and at two hundred feet releases the catch.
We overcossed Keewatin liners, small and cramped; but their captains, who see no land between Trepassy and Lanco, know what gold they bring back from West Erica.
The officer in command ordered us to lower our flag, but this the captain of the liner refused to do.
My eyes were directed toward the point at which the liner had disappeared when there came from the depths of the ocean the muffled reverberation of an explosion, and almost simultaneously a geyser of water in which were shattered lifeboats, human bodies, steam, coal, oil, and the flotsam of a liner's deck leaped high above the surface of the sea--a watery column momentarily marking the grave of another ship in this greatest cemetery of the seas.
It relieves liner shipping deals from the prohibition against anti-vying deals under section 34 of the Competition Act (Cap 50B), supplied some conditions and obligations are provided.
BTL has been a leader in the geomembrane liner products industry since the early 1980s with their reinforced polyethylene (RPE) and reinforced polypropylene (RPP) liners, tarps and covers.
With a precise tip and long-lasting formula, this liner is a make-up must.
Equipment necessary to install UV CIPP includes: a blower truck to inflate the liner to the prescribed pressure, constant-tension winch, cure truck, UV light train and CCTV truck.
12 Cylinder Liner New Project Investment Feasibility Analysis
Similar to other recycling programs, the liner waste has to meet certain quality conditions for the recycling process.
An external liner can be installed and adjusted faster and easier, without the need for a grinder or torch, through the use of special mounting tabs.