There are 2 main definitions of interline in English:

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interline 1

Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərˈlīn/

verb

[with object]
Insert words between the lines of (a document or other text): the writing was overwritten and interlined by many hands

Origin

Late Middle English: from medieval Latin interlineare, from inter- 'between' + Latin linea 'line'.

Words that rhyme with interline

align, assign, benign, brine, chine, cline, combine, condign, confine, consign, dine, divine, dyne, enshrine, entwine, fine, frontline, hardline, intertwine, kine, Klein, line, Main, malign, mine, moline, nine, on-line, opine, outshine, pine, Rhein, Rhine, shine, shrine, sign, sine, spine, spline, stein, Strine, swine, syne, thine, tine, trine, twine, Tyne, underline, undermine, vine, whine, wine

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Syllabification: in·ter·line

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There are 2 main definitions of interline in English:

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interline 2

Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərˈlīn/

verb

[with object]
Put an extra lining between the ordinary lining and the fabric of (a garment, curtain, etc.), typically to provide extra strength.

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Syllabification: in·ter·line

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