Hay 2 definiciones de main line en inglés:

main line

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  • 1A chief railway line: [as modifier]: a main-line station
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    • The Alcan company shipped its bauxite from Port Esquiville, a short distance from Bodies, utilising the existing main-line railway.
    • At the same time, 24 major projects were successfully achieved and BR became the only profitable main-line railway in Europe.
    • Virgin main-line trains made additional stops, too.
  • 1.1North American A chief road or street.
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    • This applied particularly to the main lines of turnpike road constructed before 1811.
    • Each main line busway passenger must pay Rp 2,500 for a one-way trip.
    • At first I was riding the main line through the braking bumps, and the suspension, as always, was still super smooth.
  • 2 informal A principal vein as a site for a drug injection.

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  • (mainline) [with object] informal Inject (a drug) intravenously: Mariella mainlines cocaine five times a day [no object]: he started mainlining on heroin
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    • Her performance electrifies the story of the model who died of the virus she probably picked up by mainlining heroin.
    • It begins with the great detective, Sherlock Holmes, mainlining on a 7% solution of cocaine.
    • She had mainlined morphine, but never more than 10 cc.

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mainliner

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  • Except for age, there are significant differences between mainliners and fundamentalists on all independent variables.
  • But the mainliners are quiet - and their numbers are diminishing so fast, they're not sure they'd be heard if they screamed.
  • Most mainliners do not view modern culture as inherently inimical to religious belief.

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Palabra del día milord
Pronunciación: mɪˈlɔːd
noun
used to address an English nobleman

Hay 2 definiciones de main line en inglés:

Main Line

Silabificación: Main Line

Entrada del diccionario de inglés estadounidense

  • A popular name for a series of affluent suburbs west of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania, along the old Pennsylvania Railroad main line.

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