spring line

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Definition of spring line 

: a line led diagonally from the bow or stern of a ship to a point on a wharf and made fast to help keep the ship from moving fore and aft while docked

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Teaming up with curve model Ali Tate Cutler, the size-inclusive spring line-up is full of recognizable Reformation looks. refinery29.com, "Exclusive: Reformation Now Carries Plus Sizes!," 26 Mar. 2018 Her spring line features ruffled sleeves, graphic tees, floral patterns and feminine pleated skirts meant to be dressed up for work or down with a pair of sneakers. Nicole Evatt, chicagotribune.com, "Eva Longoria weaves empowerment throughout her clothing line," 19 Mar. 2018 The release of the spring line arrives perfectly in time for Valentine’s Day. Rebecca Angel Baer, Southern Living, "Big News and Fabulous Finds from Draper James," 2 Feb. 2018 After the ride, mingle at a fashion show spotlighting the new spring line from Peach activewear while sipping cocktails. Kara Baskin, BostonGlobe.com, "At B/Spoke, exercise and shop for a good cause," 8 Mar. 2018 Finally, to combine these two announcements, Reese and Ava took to instagram together to announce both the new spring line for Draper James and that Ava will be modeling these new designs for her mother’s brand. Rebecca Angel Baer, Southern Living, "Big News and Fabulous Finds from Draper James," 2 Feb. 2018 Dresses were sold in bulk so there was no opportunity for individual brides-to-be to bid for Alfred Angelo dresses, which included some from its Disney character princess line as well as its new spring line — never seen. Marcia Heroux Pounds, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Alfred Angelo auction brings $245,000 for creditors of failed bridal dress retailer," 26 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of spring line

1801, in the meaning defined above

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