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Straight

Direct telephone line, compared to an outside line that requires a telephone number to be dialed.

Straight

Describing a phone that connects directly to one and only one other phone. One need not dial any number between straight phones.
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But Gerhart settled down and got 11 straight outs before Oregon struck again in the sixth.
She's just a tough pitcher," said Oregon's Neena Bryant, who drew a first-inning walk before Lawrie settled in and recorded 17 straight outs.
Germain loaded the bases, but he worked out of it by getting three straight outs -- including two strikeouts.
But Latos recorded seven straight outs before being replaced in the seventh by Nick Schumacher.