dateline

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noun date·line \ˈdāt-ˌlīn\

Definition of dateline

  1. 1 :  a line in a written document or a printed publication giving the date and place of composition or issue

  2. 2 usually Date line or date line :  international date line

dateline

transitive verb

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1888

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