lead line

noun
\ ˈled- How to pronounce lead line (audio) \

Definition of lead line

First Known Use of lead line

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of lead line was in the 15th century

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“Lead line.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lead%20line. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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