Definition of 'mainline'
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My mainline collection is as a result more expensive than it used to be. Times, Sunday Times (2015)All are designed to work together and cost two thirds of the price of the mainline collection. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The latter has been taught in seminaries of mainline denominations for the better part of a century. READING THE BIBLE AGAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME: Taking the Bible Seriously but Not Literally. (2001)More and more mainline denominations are moving toward that three percent. Christianity Today (2000)The key is to look for good mainline commuter services. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The claims process for mainline railways is more complex. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Parts of the city and the mainline railway disappeared under floods. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The capital's roads were left gridlocked and buses and mainline rail services were overwhelmed. The Sun (2010)The mainline churches were not about to die, but they were in trouble. Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)But what about the more established, mainline churches and synagogues? Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)I might just be able to catch the mainline train home. BomberIt was a first for the brand - the only time it has shown its mainline collection outside the symbolically important homeland. Times, Sunday Times (2011)THE first mainline steam train built in Britain for 50 years made its maiden journey yesterday. The Sun (2009)
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