Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TOP LINE

Join ef, that is, draw the top line of the roof, which completes it.

Ask some one to start a sum in addition by writing the top line of four figures.

The climax is the note marked by a star (f on the top line).

You will note, from the above illustration, that the actual pitch line should meet the junction of the chord line and top line.

Obviously, if they were, the top line was merely a changed letter cipher, and nothing more.

"Mais a y est," said the croupier, for the fifty-franc note that had won still lay at the corner of the top line.

In taking the glissandos shown near the middle of the top line, the upper tone is sung about half way between B♭ and B♮.

The barrel should be well ribbed and the quarters must not slope nor the tail be set too low or the top line will be destroyed.

As there are sixteen of them, that will make the top line five or six inches above the floor.

The bottom line is then made fast at each end, as also the continuation of the top line.