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 Line of Beauty,Line of Demarcation. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Line of Communication, or rather Lines of Communication,
 
are trenches made to continue and preserve a safe correspondence between two forts, or two approaches to a besieged city, or between two parts of the same army, in order that they may co-operate with each other.   1
 


 Line of Beauty,Line of Demarcation. 

 
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