Translation of dot in Spanish:
- 1 (spot) dotdotdot on the dot the train left on the dot of half past two o at half past two on the dotel tren salió a las dos y media en puntothe year dot (British English)el año de la polca or de la pera or de Maricastaña [colloquial]since the year dot
el año uno (River Plate area) [colloquial]hace (mil) añosExample sentences
- 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.
- 2 (in Morse code) dot dash dotpunto raya puntoExample sentences
- 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.
transitive verb -tt-
- 1 (add dot)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.
- 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.
- 2also: dotted past participle of2.1(line)to sign on the dotted line
de puntosfirmar sobre la línea de puntoscut along the dotted linecorte por la línea punteada or de puntosExample sentences2.2
- 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) (usually passive) her family is dotted about all over Europesu familia está desperdigada por toda EuropaExample 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?
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