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lineup

noun [C]  /ˈlɑɪnˌʌp/ us  
a group of people that has been brought together to form a team or take part in an event: the starting lineup for today’s game a star-studded lineup of guests on the show A lineup is also a row of people brought together by the police so that a person who saw a crime can recognize the criminal among them.
Translations of “lineup”
in Korean 즐서다…
in Arabic يَنتَظِم في صَفّ…
in Portuguese fazer fila…
in Catalan fer cua…
in Japanese 列を作る…
in Italian fare la fila…
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