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  1. head linesmannoun

    a football official in charge of recording yardage gained or lost


  1. head linesmannoun

    The chief, senior or most authoritative of a group of linesmen officiating at a match.


  1. head linesman

    A head linesman is a designated official in various sports, particularly in American football, whose primary responsibility is to monitor and ensure the proper placement of the line of scrimmage and track the down and distance during a game. The head linesman also assists with calling penalties and rules infractions. In 2017, the National Football League (NFL) renamed this position as "down judge."

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of head linesman in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of head linesman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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