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- n. a retail product collection consisting primarily of hardware targeting the do-it-yourself customer
- adj. uncompromising; rigidly holding to a set of beliefs
- adj. belonging to a hardline (business noun sense); e.g. "hardline product"
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- adj. firm and uncompromising
hard + line The term does not appear in either the 1913 or 1838 versions of Webster's Dictionary (confirmed at the ARTFL Project). (Wiktionary)