lifelinen. 1. The anem given to one of the creases on the palm; its length is said by palmists to indicate how long one will live.
Syn. -- line of life, life line.
2. A line or rope which raises or lowers a deep-sea diver.
3. A line from a vessel that people in a body of water can cling to to save themselves from drowning.
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