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A-line adj
  1. (of a garment, esp a skirt or dress) flaring slightly from the waist or shoulders
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
a•line  (ə līn),USA pronunciation v.t., v.i.,  a•lined, a•lin•ing. 
  1. align.
a•linement, n. 
a•liner, n. 

A•line  (ə lēn, alēn),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. a female given name, form of  Adeline. 

A-line  līn′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Clothing(esp. in women's clothing) a cut of garment consisting basically of twoA-shaped panels for the front and back, designed to give increasing fullness toward the hemline.
  2. Clothinga garment having such a cut.

  1. Clothingbeing of such design or cut:an A-line coat; an A-line dress.
  • 1960–65

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