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Line

1. In technical analysis, a situation in which the supply and demand for a security are largely the same. A line means that the security is unlikely to see any rapid fluctuation in price. It is called a line because, when plotted on a graph, it looks like a roughly horizontal line. Technical analysts look for signals that a line is ready to break one way or another before recommending that investors take a position on a security.

2. Informal; workers in a large, industrial company. They are called the line because, historically, they assembled the parts of a product while literally standing next to each other in a long line, also called an assembly line.

line

In technical analysis, a horizontal pattern on a price chart indicating a period during which supply and demand for a security are relatively equal. Technical analysts generally look for the price to break away from the line, at which time they are likely to take a position in the direction of the movement. See also making a line.
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The device has two interchangeable attachments--a gentle flosser and a soft mint dental pick--that vibrate between the teeth and along the gum line to remove plaque.
As the brush is moved back and forth horizontally, hugging the gums, the inner bristles clean the chewing surface, while the outer bristles curve around to clean the sides and the gum line.
In severe cases, oral surgeons make cuts at the gum line to improve access to affected roots-a procedure that can cost as much as $3,000.
While a conscientious effort should be made to lower the floss beneath the gum line comfortably until it meets resistance, it's not good to force the floss under the gum line until it hurts because that could cause damage to the gum tissue," Carson says.
3] ] germ-fighting formula forms a protective shield along the gum line and protects against bacteria that can cause gingivitis.
Flossing helps remove plaque and food particles from between your teeth and under your gum line.
Dental water jet systems send pulsations of water deep between teeth and below the gum line, where brushing and flossing cannot reach.
Extra Thin Ice Peppermint is already ranked as the fastest selling mint and gum line.
ADr Michael Cave, NHS dentist, says: It is up to you whether you see the hygienist, but even good brushing and flossing won't get rid of tartar deposits which build up below the gum line.
The researchers analyzed 172 plaque samples taken from below the gum line of 32 human subjects with destructive periodontitis.
It works by emitting an ultrasonic wave, which penetrates below the gum line to destroy bacteria.