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ley line

noun [C] uk   /ˈleɪˌlaɪn/ us  
an imaginary line between some important places such as hills, believed to be where there were very old paths. Ley lines are sometimes thought to have special powers.
Translations of “ley line”
in Chinese (Traditional) (想像中連接英國重要地點的)古道…
in Chinese (Simplified) (想象中连接英国重要地点的)古道…
(Definition of ley line from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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