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the Mason-Dixon Linenoun [S]

uk   us   /ˌmeɪ.sənˈdɪk.sənˌlaɪn/
the ​border between the ​states of Maryland and Pennsylvania in the US, ​traditionallyconsidered 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)
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