from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A reference mark (‡) used in printing and writing. Also called diesis.
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- n. The typographical sign ‡ that is used to indicate a footnote or reference
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a mark of reference [‡] which comes next in order after the dagger.
- adj. a reference mark (‡) next to the dagger (†) in order; a diesis.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote
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