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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Line \Line\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Lined} (l[imac]nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lining}.] [See {Line} flax.]

1. To cover the inner surface of; as, to line a cloak with silk or fur; to line a box with paper or tin.

The inside lined with rich carnation silk. --W. Browne.

2. To put something in the inside of; to fill; to supply, as a purse with money.

The charge amounteth very high for any one man's purse, except lined beyond ordinary, to reach unto. --Carew.

Till coffee has her stomach lined. --Swift.

3. To place persons or things along the side of for security or defense; to strengthen by adding anything; to fortify; as, to line works with soldiers.

Line and new repair our towns of war With men of courage and with means defendant. --Shak.

4. To impregnate; -- applied to brute animals. --Creech.

{Lined gold}, gold foil having a lining of another metal.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

lined \lined\ adjective

1. furnished with items in a line or as if in a line.

Note: Often used in hyphenated form, prefixed by the item arranged in a line; as, tree-lined streets. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

2. having visible lines; -- used especially of skin; as, their lined faces were immeasurably sad. Contrasted to {smooth}.

Syn: furrowed, seamed. [WordNet 1.5]

3. having a lining or a liner; often used in combination; as, a lined skirt; a silk-lined jacket. Opposite of {unlined}. [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

bordered \bor"dered\ adjective having a border especially of a specified kind; sometimes used as a combining term; as, black-bordered handkerchief. Antonym of {unbordered}. [Narrower terms: {boxed}; {deckled, deckle-edged, featheredged}; {lined}; {seagirt, sea-girt}] Also See: {finite}. [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

lined

adjective

1: bordered by a line of things; "tree lined streets"

2: (used especially of skin) marked by lines or seams; "their lined faces were immeasurably sad"; "a seamed face" [syn: {lined}, {seamed}]

3: having a lining or a liner; often used in combination; "a lined skirt"; "a silk-lined jacket" [ant: {unlined}]


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In the interest of FULL DISCLOSURE, there is a particularly interesting partial SCREENSHOT of the home page here.

I used Abduction! for Firefox or Webpage Screenshot for Chrome to get this series of SCREENSHOTS.

Electronic Frontier Foundation Golden Key Campaign

I don't want Uncle Sam having my SIM Card PRIVATE keys.

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This is a Thumbnail of the particularly interesting partial SCREENSHOT above. The really fine print is not legible, but if it's slightly oversized, it can be read in the thumbnail. Generally, in the thumbnail, you can't read the fine print. In the fine print I say that I'm using all of these copyrighted and trademarked seals and logos and images without the permission of the intellectual property owners. I am stating that these parties are not endorsing my website and that I am not related to them in any capacity. I state that my ideas and suggestions might affect them or might be related to their industries or areas of interests and that I am addressing these parties and institutions.

I allow commentary on the home page and variants of "Cool." I may not stay with DISQUS but right now it suits me - at least in these places.

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