Meaning of “the Mason-Dixon Line” in the English Dictionary

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"the Mason-Dixon Line" in British English

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the Mason-Dixon Linenoun [ S ]

uk /ˌmeɪ.sənˈdɪk.sən ˌlaɪn/ us /ˌmeɪ.sənˈdɪk.sən ˌlaɪn/

the border between the states of Maryland and Pennsylvania in the US, traditionally considered to mark the division between the north and south of the US

(Definition of “the Mason-Dixon Line” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)