Definition of section mark in English:

section mark

Syllabification: sec·tion mark


  • The sign (§) used as a reference mark or to indicate a section of a book.
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    • Rochfort Smith also recruits an intimidating number of printer's symbols, including the paragraphus and the section mark (§) which are arbitrarily repurposed in her scheme.

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