Definitions of LINEs

  1.   Intrenchments; a connected series of military works thrown up; delineation of the intended vessel supplied to the shipbuilder; boundary; place of abode; hard lines, unfortunate fate or lot.
  2.   Highly repeated sequences, 6K- 8K base pairs in length, which contain RNA polymerase II promoters. They also have an open reading frame that is related to the reverse transcriptase of retroviruses but they do not contain LTRs ( long terminal repeats). Copies of the LINE 1 ( L1) family form about 15% of the human genome. The jockey elements of Drosophila are LINEs.

Quotes of LINEs

  1. You cannot make peace with terrorists. The normal dividing lines between war and peace do not apply. – Ulrich Beck
  2. When you are doing a show, it can get really dull. You are sitting so long while they set up the lights, then you say a couple of lines then they tear down the lights again. At least stunts are something that uses your physical energy a great deal. – Yvonne Craig
  3. During the past 30 years, European governments have provided more than $15 billion in the form of low- and no -cost loans to Airbus for the specific purpose of developing new aircraft lines – Norm Dicks
  4. Back then, it was more or less we couldn't change a line in our script. We weren't allowed to change lines Today, actors change everything and won't do parts. It's very different today. Back then, the producers were in charge. Today actors are more in charge. – Donna Douglas
  5. I've been a little more fortunate, perhaps, than a lot of people have, for the simple reason that I've constantly been moving: so nobody can hit me- you know what I mean? Protesting is not the answer- not along those lines – Chico Hamilton
  6. The men and women on the front lines of the war on terror continue to risk their lives to save ours- and for that we owe them a debt that we can never truly repay. Thanks to their efforts we have made tremendous progress. Yet, the job is not done. – Doc Hastings
  7. It's been about ten years since I've worked with actors who knew their lines – John Hughes
  8. Usually a poem takes shape accoustically- a line or a pair of lines will repeat itself in my ear. – Thomas Lynch
  9. I'm so busy these days. I forget everything but my lines – Christopher Meloni
  10. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts. – William Strunk, Jr.
  11. As of today, the Postfix mail transport agent has almost 50, 000 lines of code, comments not included. – Wietse Venema
  12. I don't know why my lines that were cut from the film didn't make it onto the DVD. I have offered to go into the editing room with Christopher and work shoulder to shoulder with him to fit all my lines in. I think he thinks I'm kidding. I'm only trying to help. – Fred Willard
  13. You can't tell any kind of a story without having some kind of a theme, something to say between the lines – Robert Wise
  14. Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation. – Lois Wyse

Usage examples for LINEs

  1. The lines then, soon become so much less than six miles apart that a new beginning has to be made. ” – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  2. He takes out his note- book and scrawls, a few lines as he has done every day. ” – True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World by Adolphus W. Greely
  3. Just at that moment, however, there were new and very firm lines in her face. ” – The Zeppelin's Passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. “ I'll go and dig some worms while you get the lines ready. ” – Uncle Robert's Geography (Uncle Robert's Visit, V.3) by Francis W. Parker and Nellie Lathrop Helm
  5. He finally turned and looked at her, his lips set in straight lines – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  6. “ I thought you would like to hear the news, so send off these few lines – John Leech, His Life and Work. Vol. 1 by William Powell Frith
  7. Go back to your lines – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer
  8. These recipes will probably be sufficient to show the lines on which greys may be obtained in wool dyeing. ” – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech
  9. Used to be we'd report 'em, and the papers carried a few lines – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  10. Something on the lines of the Billiken, only better, was what he felt he needed. ” – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  11. Within the German lines Jack saw men running forward. ” – The Boy Allies with Uncle Sams Cruisers by Ensign Robert L. Drake
  12. But how are you going to mark the hour lines Rollo? ” – Rollo's Experiments by Jacob Abbott
  13. The ground is marked off with two starting lines one at either end of the ground. ” – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft
  14. Other regiments failed to reach the lines – The Minute Boys of Boston by James Otis
  15. And I didn't know the lines very well. ” – The House of Torchy by Sewell Ford
  16. She leaned toward him, her face set with determined lines – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  17. “ I wrote to him at last and told him how he troubled me,- made me forget my lines and then he came no more. ” – Audrey by Mary Johnston
  18. “ " We must be getting close to their lines said O'Connor, looking at his watch. ” – A Voyage with Captain Dynamite by Charles Edward Rich
  19. He showed them how far into the water to put their lines – Peter and Polly in Winter by Rose Lucia
  20. We'll stick close and follow them back to the German lines if necessary. ” – The Boy Allies at Jutland by Robert L. Drake

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