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A measure of space, usually one column wide and 1/14 of an inch deep, used especially for classified advertisements.
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a measure of advertising space, one column wide and ¼ of an inch deep.
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|Noun||1.||agate line - space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising|
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