top line

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the usual presentation of this information as a line at the top of an income statement

NounEdit

top line ‎(plural top lines)

  1. (accounting) Total sales or revenue.

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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

top line ‎(plural top lines)

  1. (military) A flag on the edge of a minefield.
  2. (linguistics) The line connecting individual letters in Devanagari.

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