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- (orthography) A dot placed above a letter to indicate that it is a copying error and should be ignored.
- (orthography) A dot placed above a consonant in Irish, when it is written with Roman letters, to indicate that the consonant is lenited.
- (orthography) a punctum delens; mark made to indicate that a written character is an error to be ignored.
- English: punctum delens
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