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A single item, especially of a legislative appropriations bill.
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|Noun||1.||line item - an item in an appropriation bill; "Some governors can veto line items in their state budgets"|
item, point - a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list; "he noticed an item in the New York Times"; "she had several items on her shopping list"; "the main point on the agenda was taken up first"
appropriation bill - a legislative act proposing to authorize the expenditure of public funds for a specified purpose