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Definition of the adverb Along the Lines

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  1. [idiomatic] In a general direction or manner.

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Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1907)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention

In this case a paramagnetic sphere would approach and a diamagnetic sphere recede from the pole along the lines of force. The lines of force for a rectilinear electric current are circles of which it is the axis ; the lines of slope are straight lilies ...

Google previewThe Standard Electrical Dictionary: A Popular Dictionary of Words and Terms Used in the Practice of Electrical Engineering (1898)

by Thomas O'Conor Sloane

The meanforce is equal tothe differenceof potential between twopoints withinthe field situated one centimeter apart, suchdistance beingmeasured along the lines of force.

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2012)

Volume 20: Social Class by Larry J. Griffin, Peggy G. Hargis, Charles Reagan Wilson

The city was afflicted by particularly virulent social divisions along the lines of race, ethnicity, and language, as well as income. Tensions between segregationist Anglo whites, new immigrants from Sicily and other parts of Europe, mixedrace ...

Google previewNorth Carolina Biographical Dictionary (2000)

by Jan Onofrio

formed in June 1940, awarded the first contract for the uranium project to Columbia along the lines recommended by Pegram. In the summer of 1941 the NDRC was absorbed by the Office ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Confusable Phrases (2010)

More Than 10,000 Idioms and Collocations by Yuri Dolgopolov

along the line • along the lines along the line—at some point during the course of a situation or activity: Somewhere along the line your strategy has gone badly wrong. along the lines— (also: on ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Nursing Research, Third Edition (2011)

by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN, Meredith Kazer, PhD, APRN, A/GNP-BC

of “culture” within nursing has been as a variable with great potential to predict or quantitatively explain differences across units and institutions in terms of practices and clinical outcomes, along the lines of the staffing-outcomes literature .

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It's more along the lines of raising a child: we train the system to a certain range of behaviors that we find most useful. But then we let it go, because we don't want to have to be babysitting it the whole time. (Kevin Kelly)
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