high-line

adjective

Definition of high-line

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: being a fisherman or fishing boat with a large or the largest catch high-line vessels sometimes average 400,000 pounds per manCommercial Fishing

highline

noun

Definition of highline (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a high-voltage electric transmission line
2 : a line or cable strung between ships or from ship to shore (as for the transfer of cargo or crew)

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“High-line.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high-line. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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