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line-up

n
1. a row or arrangement of people or things assembled for a particular purpose: the line-up for the football match.
2. the members of such a row or arrangement
3. (Law) an identity parade
vb (adverb)
4. to form, put into, or organize a line-up
5. (tr) to produce, organize, and assemble: they lined up some questions.
6. (tr) to align
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line-up

noun arrangement, team, row, selection, array, dream team a great line-up of musicians and comedy acts
Translations

line-up

[ˈlaɪnʌp] N (Sport) → formación f, alineación f (Theat, Cine) [of actors] → reparto m, elenco m (Mus) [of band] → formación f, integrantes mfpl (US) (= suspects) → rueda f de reconociemiento; (= queue) → cola f

line-up

n (Sport) → Aufstellung f; (= cast)Besetzung f; (= alignment)Gruppierung f; (US: = queue) → Schlange f; she picked the thief out of the line-upsie erkannte den Dieb bei der Gegenüberstellung

line-up

[ˈlaɪnˌʌp] n (row) → fila, allineamento (Sport) → formazione f (Am) (identity parade) → confronto all'americana
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Police said they were reviewing procedures after MPs expressed outrage over an underage victim of sexual abuse being made to physically go through a police line-up of suspects and point out the perpetrator without having their identity protected.
You might sort of get the traditional images of what you would expect from a police line-up .
CELTIC will battle an Inter Milan squad tonight that costs over PS60million more than their line-up.
First of all, lets find reassurance in the fact there are all sorts of field-based wonders taking place closer to home - Vital will return to Belfast in August, Glasgowbury will double in size this June while initial rumblings suggest the line-up for Belsonic could be its best yet.
In the first show of the brand new series, Jason and Peter will compete against Coronation Street's Katherine Kelly and presenter Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen as each team asks a series of questions to try to determine who in each line-up has the odd skill, talent or secret.
Button will be joined by Rubens Barrichello and the team's sporting director Gil de Ferran believes the new line-up will be as strong as any on the Formula One grid.
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Claiming Oxford's new line-up is far superior to last year's crew, Brodie said: "Cambridge were the strong favourites last year and we were the underdogs, but we learned a lot from that race on how to approach the whole season.
Now, it is virtually taken for granted that the line-up will be common knowledge well before the day of kick-off, which is an unsatisfactory situation.