down-line (plural down-lines)
- Alternative spelling of down line
- 1842 Francis Whishaw - The Railways of Great Britain and Ireland Practically Described and Illustrated
- The number of down-trains daily is fifty-one, and up-trains fifty; the ropes, therefore, travel 155.25 miles on the up-line, and 158.35 miles on the down-line, or altogether 313.60 miles daily.
down-line (comparative more down-line, superlative most down-line)
- Describing a lower level in a hierarchical management structure