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liner

 [līn´er]
material applied to the inside of the walls of a cavity or container for protection or insulation.
cavity liner an agent used to line a tooth cavity for protection of the pulp from irritation and for neutralization of the free acids of zinc phosphate cements.

li·ner

(lī'nĕr),
A layer of protective material.

lin·er

(lī'nĕr)
A layer of protective material.
Synonym(s): insulating base, protective base.
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Former ocean liner 'Queen Elizabeth 2' opens its door to the public as luxury floating hotel in #Dubai .
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(Cert 12, 186mins, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, DVD pounds 19.99/Blu-ray pounds 24.99/3D Blu-ray pounds 29.99, action/romance) James Cameron's mega-budget love story set aboard the doomed ocean liner returns to DVD in its 2D format and sails on to Blu-ray in the eye-popping 3D format, which looks stunning: water-logged corridors seem to stretch into the distance, and our stomachs lurch as characters cling to the stern, looking down as fellow passengers tumble to their doom.
A FORMER manager on the luxurious Queen Mary II ocean liner has been appointed as group operations food and beverage manager with Fratello's restaurants.
The SS United States Redevelopment Project (SSUSRP) has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) from developers who could turn a great American ocean liner into a waterfront destination.
Well, perhaps it's the fact that the thought of being on a sinking ocean liner is truly terrifying, and thankfully a thing of the past.
Iran plans the introduction of the second indigenous ocean liner into water by March 20.

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