what's the difference among "queue up" "wait in line" and "wait on line"?

where could they be properly said?
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queue up is common in BrE. Wait in line is AmE. I don't hear wait on line (on-line has become a computer term)
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I believe New Yorkers say "wait on line" instead of "wait in line." I have no idea why. [:^)]
Yes, it's a New York/New Jersey thing to say 'on line'. Although 'in line' appears to be used in this area also. I've never heard it anywhere else (presumably it spills into other parts of the North East US). 'In line' is the accepted term. 'On line' or 'online' is interpreted as 'using the internet' throughout the rest of the English speaking world.
Hi Guys,

Also commonly said is 'line up'.

I had to line up to buy my ticket.

Best wishes, Clive
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Thank you all, I think I got it!
The " on line " thing came about because of the Ellis Island experience. Imigrants literally stood on lines painted on the floor to move from one station to the next. The idiom remains in the NY area until this day.
By the way, you can also just say "to queue" - without the "up".
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