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 for Rush line
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Rush \Rush\, n.
     1. A moving forward with rapidity and force or eagerness; a
        violent motion or course; as, a rush of troops; a rush of
        winds; a rush of water.
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              A gentleman of his train spurred up his horse, and,
              with a violent rush, severed him from the duke.
                                                    --Sir H.
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     2. Great activity with pressure; as, a rush of business.
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     3. A perfect recitation. [College Cant, U.S.]
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     4. (Football)
        (a) A rusher; as, the center rush, whose place is in the
            center of the rush line; the end rush.
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     Bunt rush (Football), a combined rush by main strength.
     Rush line (Football), the line composed of rushers.
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