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- n. short for telephone line
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- n. a telephone connection
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"Tell 'em," snapped Levy at Ward, hungrily cradling the phone line to Mycenae.
A member of the White House Communications Agency we pronounced WHCA “Whacka” explained that since the Johnson administration, the phone line from the Oval Office was marked with the initials for “President of the United States.”