life line life line

Definition(s):

  • (n) a crease on the palm; its length is said by palmists to indicate how long you will live

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • As men have stood at curbs or in tabernacles or Army recreation halls and lustily wailed, Throw out the life line, Throw out the life line, Someone is drifting away.

News

  1. USFK launches suicide-prevention call line

    U.S. Forces Korea has launched a confidential 24-hour Suicide Crisis Intervention Life Line that connects callers to New York-based mental health professionals.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

  2. Bristol Knights of Columbus to host Life Line Screening event July 12

    BRISTOL — “Thank you for spotting my blockage. I would not have known about it otherwise,” said William Mumford of Manchester after attending a Life Line Screening.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Bristol Press

  3. Life Line Screening and Oxford University Present Preliminary Research Findings on Incidence of Chronic Cardiovascular ...

    Oxford University in conjunction with Life Line Screening, the nation’s leading community screening provider, today announced findings from a clinical research paper which show that chronic cardiovascular diseases occur approximately 10 years earlier in men than women.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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