Meaning of “single file” in the English Dictionary

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"single file" in British English

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single filenoun [ S ]

uk /ˌsɪŋ.ɡəl ˈfaɪl/ us /ˌsɪŋ.ɡəl ˈfaɪl/

(Definition of “single file” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"single file" in American English

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single filenoun [ U ]

us /ˈsɪŋ·ɡəl ˈfɑɪl/

a line with one person behind another:

The children walked single file down the hall.

(Definition of “single file” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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