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INTERPOINT [2 records]

Record 1 2018-10-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Grammar
  • Language (General)
  • Sociology of Communication
DEF

... a punctuation mark consisting of a vertically centered dot ...

OBS

[The interpunct was] used for interword separation in ancient Latin script [and] appears in a variety of uses in some modern languages ...

Key term(s)
  • mid-dot

French

Domaine(s)
  • Grammaire
  • Linguistique (Généralités)
  • Sociologie de la communication
DEF

[...] signe typographique semblable au point mais placé au-dessus de la ligne de base.

Spanish

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Record 2 1986-11-27

English

Subject field(s)
  • Printing for Blind Persons
  • Technical Aids for Persons with Disabilities
DEF

the printing of braille on both sides of the paper in such a way that the points of one side fall between points of the other side.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Impression pour personnes aveugles
  • Aides techniques pour personnes handicapées
DEF

Espace entre les cellules dans le caractère Braille.

Spanish

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