supply line

noun

: the route that is used to deliver food, equipment, etc., to soldiers during a war

Examples of supply line in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Isis offers her some products from her all-natural beauty supply line. Brian Moylan, Vulture, 14 Feb. 2024 The opposition fighters lack ample financing and a reliable supply line for parts. Paul Mozur Adam Ferguson, New York Times, 4 May 2024 On the economic side, there’s a real sense of urgency because that bridge affects so many supply line issues all over the country. Joanna Daemmrich, New York Times, 1 Apr. 2024 In 2023, the port handled 52.3 million tons of foreign cargo worth nearly $81 billion, and officials on Saturday warned of the ripple effects on the nation’s supply line. Danny Nguyen, Washington Post, 30 Mar. 2024 Northland representatives can participate in Atmos’ investigation of its hotel gas supply line. Harriet Ramos, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 3 Feb. 2024 The brake fluid pipe flare nut for the brake fluid supply line may have been tightened incorrectly and can cause the brake fluid to leak. USA TODAY, 23 Feb. 2024 Whole house water filters are connected to your main supply line, which means all of the water in your house gets filtered. Andrea Wurzburger, Better Homes & Gardens, 22 Nov. 2023 Amid the grinding artillery battles in Ukraine, Russia has ramped up its shell production, but a North Korean supply line could be useful. Reuters, NBC News, 14 Sep. 2023

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“Supply line.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supply%20line. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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