The sign #, used to introduce a number (as in question #2).
- These are marked with a number sign.
- The number sign indicates nodes with bootstrap values less than 50%.
- Letterpress printers have long grouped the ampersand along with other assorted marks (including the asterisk and number sign) under the loose rubric of "allsorts."
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Syllabification: num·ber sign
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