below–the–line

adverb (or adjective) be·low–the–line

Definition of below–the–line

  1. 1 :  in that part of the score sheet in bridge reserved for the trick score

  2. 2 :  classified as an unusual or nonrecurring expense or revenue item rather than as a current expense or asset

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