- 1.1 (spot) punto (m) dotdotdot puntos suspensivos on the dot en punto the train left on the dot of half past two o at half past two on the dot el tren salió a las dos y media en punto the year dot (BrE) el año de la polca or de la pera or de Maricastaña [familiar/colloquial], el año uno (RPl) [familiar/colloquial] since the year dot hace (mil) añosMore example sentences1.2 (in Morse code) punto (m) dot dash dot punto raya punto
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- Cells marked with similar colored dots moved collectively in the same direction forming domain-like structures on the collagen gel.
- These also serve well as night sights with three tritium round dots, one on each side of the rear notch and one in the face of the front sight.
- Mark the point that these two lines intersect with a piece of tape or a round dot.
- Today, when we think of telegraphs we think of electric telegraphs, we think of wires and Morse code and dots and dashes and telegrams and that sort of thing.
- Morse Code uses a series of dots and dashes to transmit and receive messages.
- Perhaps the most famous coding is Morse Code, which converts letters of the alphabet into series of dots and dashes.
Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.
- 1 (add dot) puntuar*More example sentences
- How you connect letters, how you dot the ‘i’ and cross the ‘t’ all says something about you.
- I mainly scribbled and doodled his name in bubble letters with little hearts dotting the i's.
- She doesn't look up; I watch the pen jab the paper with each letter she dots and crosses.
- 2(dotted past p)2.1 [line] de puntos to sign on the dotted line firmar sobre la línea de puntos cut along the dotted line corte por la línea punteada or de puntos 2.2 [quaver/crotchet/minim] con puntilloMore example sentences
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- A dotted half note has a dot behind it to make it three beats not two beats.
- It contains a recurring rhythm of sixteenth, dotted sixteenth and thirty-second notes that is difficult to discern.
- Together with the consistent use of dotted and syncopated rhythms they become hallmarks of Skalkottas's musical language.
- By six the predicted rain began to dot the windows.
- Hypericum's leaves are dotted with translucent spots, making it appear perforated.
- Younger, newer roots are dotted with small reddish-brown spots.
- 3 (scatter, intersperse) (usu pass) salpicar* her family is dotted about all over Europe su familia está desperdigada por toda EuropaMore example sentences
- Various Catholic and Protestant churches dotted the area as well.
- The route soon turns into hairpin bends where the area is dotted with tea estates.
- What options face the smaller churches that dot the landscape of North America?