interline

verb (1)
in·​ter·​line | \ ˌin-tər-ˈlīn How to pronounce interline (audio) \
interlined; interlining; interlines

Definition of interline

 (Entry 1 of 3)

transitive verb

: to insert between lines already written or printed

interline

verb (2)
interlined; interlining; interlines

Definition of interline (Entry 2 of 3)

transitive verb

: to provide (a garment) with an interlining

interline

adjective

Definition of interline (Entry 3 of 3)

: relating to, involving, or carried by two or more transportation lines

Other Words from interline

Verb (1)

interlineation \ ˌin-​tər-​ˌli-​nē-​ˈā-​shən How to pronounce interline (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of interline

Verb (1)

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Verb (2)

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for interline

Verb (1)

Middle English enterlinen, from Medieval Latin interlineare, from Latin inter- + linea line

Verb (2)

Middle English, from inter- + linen to line

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“Interline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interline. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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