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  • n. Physical cabling that carries the signal to and from the aerial.
  • n. The conveyor belt, or other transport device, that delivers the meal to the animals.
  • n. The tube for gasoline that goes to the engine.


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  • This had its limitations for the genre they were in most need of (the phrase 'comic timing' clearly meant little to whoever programmed the computer to present the feedline and punchline one atop the other on the same screen), but did have an unintentionally reciprocal effect on live news and current affairs shows.

    A Big Boy Did It and Ran Away

  • Putting the soaked towel aside, he downed a long swig of chilled fruit juice from the driver's feedline before starting the engine.

    Flinx In Flux

  • He stared at the ship in disbelief, and then back down at the feedline in his hands.

    The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

  • Zaphod approached it with interest, and as he did so, he tripped over an old feedline.

    The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

  • To his utter astonishment he realized that the feedline was also humming slightly.

    The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

  • He tried to toss the feedline aside, and to his surprise discovered that it was still connected to the ship.

    The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

  • Crawling along on his hands and knees he followed the feedline to the point where it connected with the ship.

    The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

  • The iCC Internet Commanded Combiner facilitates feedline and antenna sharing from two or more 2G, 3G or 4G radio heads or base transceiver systems BTS.

  • This new crossband combiner/diplexer combines low frequency LTE® bands with low frequency legacy bands for feedline consolidation.

  • Jimmy Carr or Frankie Boyle's ad nauseum feedline/punch, shock fests are very successful but they do occasionally get caught out trying to get away with the kind of stuff which often doesn't make the edit on MtW or 9/10 Cats.

    Word Magazine - Comments


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