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linesman

noun [C] uk   /ˈlaɪnz.mən/ ( plural -men   /-mən/   ) us  

linesman noun [C] (SPORTS)

an official in some sports who is responsible for deciding when the ball has crossed the line that marks the edge of the playing area

linesman noun [C] (POWER LINES)

( US lineman) a person whose job is to repair phone and electricity lines
Translations of “linesman”
in Chinese (Traditional) 邊線裁判員,巡邊員…
in Russian судья на линии…
in Turkish çizgi hakemi, yan hakem…
in Chinese (Simplified) 边线裁判员,巡边员…
in Polish sędzia liniowy…
(Definition of linesman from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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