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[せん()]
sen
noun, noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 線

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. line; stripe; stria
  2. line (e.g. telephone line); wire
  3. ray (e.g. X-ray); beam
  4. line (e.g. of a railroad); track; route; lane
  5. outline; contours; form
  6. level
  7. division
  8. line (of action); position; approach; policy; principle
  9. impression one leaves; air one gives off

Definition and Synonyms for 線

Line a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness
Synonyms: ライン, , ,
Line something (as a cord or rope) that is long and thin and flexible
Synonyms: ライン, , , , , , , 線路, , , 行列, 路線
Dividing Line a conceptual separation or distinction
Synonyms: ライン, 分割線, 分界, 分け目, 境界線, 差異, , 線引き
Line a mark that is long relative to its width
Synonyms: ライン,
Line a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent
Synonyms: ライン, 直線,
Line in games or sports
Synonyms: ライン,
Cable a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
Synonyms: でんらん, ケーブル, 回線, , 電線
Line the trace of a moving point
Synonyms: ライン, , ,
Line a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area
Synonyms: ライン,

Meanings for each kanji in 線

» line; track

Categories 線 is a member of

Artefact a man-made object taken as a whole
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Location a point or extent in space
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Form the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance
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Conductor a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.
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Differentiation a discrimination between things as different and distinct
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Print a visible indication made on a surface
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 線

Sample Sentences for 線

The Tokaido Line was crippled by the typhoon.
Divide this line into twenty equal parts.
He drew some vertical lines on the paper.
It's really fast with a dedicated line.
The red lines on the map represent a railway.

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