Meaning of “skyline” in the English Dictionary

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"skyline" in British English

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skylinenoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈskaɪ.laɪn/ us /ˈskaɪ.laɪn/

a shape or pattern made against the sky, especially by buildings:

You get a good view of the New York skyline from the Statue of Liberty.

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

"skyline" in American English

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skylinenoun [ C ]

us /ˈskɑɪˌlɑɪn/

the shape of objects against the sky, esp. buildings in a city

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