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Line (The)


The equator. (See Crossing the Line.)

The deep-sea line. A long line marked at every five fathoms, for sounding the depth of the sea.

The line. All regiments of infantry except the foot-guards, the rifle brigade, the marines, the militia, and the volunteers.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Lincoln College (Oxford)
Lincoln Green
Lincoln’s Inn
Lincoln’s Inn Fields
Lincolnshire Bagpipes
Linden Tree (A)
Line (The)
Line a Day (A)
Line of Battle
Line of Beauty
Line of Communication, or rather Lines of Communication
Line of Demarcation
Line of Direction
Line of Life (The)
Line of March
Line of Operation (The)
Line upon Line