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timeline

Line breaks: time|line
Pronunciation: /ˈtʌɪmlʌɪn
 
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Definition of timeline in English:

noun

A graphical representation of a period of time, on which important events are marked.
Example sentences
  • When it comes to writing about the past, Val told Louise it's important to get the timelines of events right.
  • This is how the court can effectively monitor timelines and events.
  • One of the most useful features of this book is the timeline of events following the last chapter.

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