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English

Noun

Singular
up-line

Plural
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up-line ({{{1}}})
  1. Alternative spelling of up line.

Quotations

  • 1842 Francis Whishaw - The Railways of Great Britain and Ireland Practically Described and Illustrated
    The number of down-trains daily is fifty-one, and up-trains fifty; the ropes, therefore, travel 155.25 miles on the up-line, and 158.35 miles on the down-line, or altogether 313.60 miles daily.

Adjective

up-line

  1. Describing a higher level in a hierarchical management structure

Quotations

  • 2005 Human Capital: Symposium on Designing & Managing Market-Based & More Performance-Oriented Pay
    These managers then discuss their decisions with other first-line managers and managers at the next level — the up-line managers — to ensure the assessments and justifications are consistent across groups.


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