line-fisherman

line-fisherman
lineˈ-fishˈer or line-fishˈerman noun
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  • line — [OE] The closest modern English line comes to its ancestor is probably in the fisherman’s ‘rod and line’ – a ‘string’ or ‘chord’. For it goes back to Latin līnea ‘string’. This was a derivative of līnum ‘flax’ (source of English linen), and hence …   Word origins

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