Idiom: Lines of communication
Meaning: Lines of communication are the routes used to communicate by people or groups who are in conflict; a government might open lines of communication with terrorists if it wished to negotiate with them.Country: International English | Subject Area: General | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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