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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Characterized by, or decorated with, small round points, spots, or rings.
  • adj. Having a brownish red color; -- used esp. of light-colored red wine.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small rounded figure in a pattern in many kinds of material, as in damask-linen and the grounds of some kinds of laces; a dot.


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