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string line

n.
The balk line in billiards.

string line

n
(Billiards & Snooker) billiards another name for baulkline1
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Noun1.string line - line across a billiard table behind which the cue balls are placed at the start of a gamestring line - line across a billiard table behind which the cue balls are placed at the start of a game
line - in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area
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Use a spirit level and the string lines to position the post - you may need to adjust the depth of the hole to get the right height.
approximately - 374 pv modules (a 265wp) - divided into 2 roof areas, - support structure on 7 o- inclined sheet metal roof with rebate / clamp fasteners, - associated inverters mounted in a separate e-room in the basement, - various string lines between pv modules and e-space, - lightning and surge arresters, - fire protection cladding of the dc cables in the area of the underground car park.
Top Class Ray features a print with sharp string lines on its surface.
Payne worked "on a power gang," using his CCC and Army experience to string lines to new houses in the Cottage Grove area.
Whatever method of cocking is chosen, it is essential that the same spot on the string lines up on the nocking pin with every shot.
Solo string lines recalled the work's version for string sextet, and it is heartening to know the CBSO has both variants under its belt.
Mark the alignment and finished height of the slabs with string lines, making sure you allow for the fall across their surface.
After you mount the ledger, use stakes and string lines to outline the deck frame according to the dimensions in Figure B and mark the footing locations.
With the base in place, set up string lines again as a guide for laying the edging slabs on the sand.
WHEN laying a concrete pad for a shed or greenhouse, mark out the area with pegs and string lines.