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line up (someone/something)

phrasal verb with line  us   /lɑɪn/ verb [T]

line up (someone/something) (FORM LINE)

to ​form a line, or ​formpeople or things into a line: All the ​students were lining up for ​lunch. The ​photographer lined the ​familymembers up for a ​picture.
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