by-line by-line


  1. (n) a line giving the name of the writer of a story or article
  2. (n) an auxiliary activity


  1. Mirengoff, who goes by Deacon on the site, is the details man, the close-focus, line-by-line analyst.
  2. The president-elect says he's willing to eliminate wasteful government programs, will go through the budget line-by-line during Chicago presser.
  3. This system of a single by-line covering the work of several men is still in vogue in press associations.


  1. Worcester School Committee begins plowing through budget

    WORCESTER - The School Committee started its line-by-line budget review Thursday afternoon.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Worcester Telegram & Gazette

  2. WR Employees' Pay Hike Doesn't Apply to All

    Thursday afternoon Warner Robins city council started their line-by-line look at Mayor Chuck Shaheen's proposed budget, and it included some surprises.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: 13 WMAZ Macon

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