Dotted
Dot Dot, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dotted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dotting}.] 1. To mark with dots or small spots; as, to dot a line. [1913 Webster]

2. To mark or diversify with small detached objects; as, a landscape dotted with cottages. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Dotted — Dot ted, a. Marked with, or made of, dots or small spots; diversified with small, detached objects. [1913 Webster] {Dotted note} (Mus.), a note followed by a dot to indicate an increase of length equal to one half of its simple value; thus, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dotted — dotted. Oдин из наиболее известных генов модификаторов мутаций, расположен на хромосоме 9 кукурузы и влияет на частоту мутирования a локуса (хромосома 3) с образованием А. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • dotted — [[t]dɒ̱tɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu ADJ n A dotted line is a line which is made of a row of dots. Cut along the dotted line. ● PHRASE: V inflects If you sign on the dotted line, you formally agree to something by signing an official document. Once you… …   English dictionary

  • dotted — /ˈdɒtəd/ (say dotuhd) adjective 1. covered with dots; stippled. 2. composed of dots: a dotted line. 3. Music (of a note) followed by a dot (dot1 def. 4a). –phrase 4. sign on the dotted line, to conclude an agreement …   Australian English dictionary

  • dotted — /dot id/, adj. 1. marked with a dot or dots. 2. consisting or constructed of dots. 3. having objects scattered or placed in a random manner: a landscape dotted with small houses. [1765 75; DOT1 + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • dotted — adjective Of a line, made up of a series of dots. Please print your name and address clearly on the dotted line …   Wiktionary

  • dotted — adj. Dotted is used with these nouns: ↑line …   Collocations dictionary

  • dotted — adjective 1. having a pattern of dots (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑flecked, ↑specked, ↑speckled, ↑stippled • Similar to: ↑patterned 2. having gaps or spaces ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • dotted — Synonyms and related words: bespangled, blotched, blotchy, dotty, dusted, flea bitten, flecked, fleckered, frecked, freckled, freckly, macular, maculate, maculated, patchy, peppered, pocked, pockmarked, pocky, pointille, pointillistic, polka dot …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dotted — adj. covered with dots, spotted, speckled; composed of a series of small dashes (about a line) dÉ’t n. spot, speck v. mark with a dot or dots …   English contemporary dictionary

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