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double dagger

Syllabification: dou·ble dag·ger

Definition of double dagger in English:

noun

A symbol (‡) used in printed text to introduce an annotation.
Example sentences
  • Breaksites identified on both top and bottom strands are indicated by double daggers.
  • Companies that are in the Domestic and International categories that are also ranked in the Interactive category are marked with a double dagger (^ ^) in their Domestic and International rankings.
  • The double dagger on chromosome 6 indicates the region that is preferentially homozygous W22 in both mutant and wild-type kernels.

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