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liner

noun lin·er \ ˈlī-nər \

Definition of liner

1 :one that makes, draws, or uses lines
2 a :a ship belonging to a regular line
b :an airplane belonging to an airline
4 :something with which lines are made

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First Known Use of liner

15th century


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liner

noun

Definition of liner

1 :one that lines or is used to line or back something
2 :jacket 3c(2)

linerless

play \ˈlī-nər-ləs\ adjective

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First Known Use of liner

1611



LINER Defined for Kids

liner

noun lin·er \ ˈlī-nər \

Definition of liner for Students

:something that covers or is used to cover the inner surface of another thing


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