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dot

noun [C]  us   /dɑt/
a very small, round mark: The ducks were black dots in the distance. Dot (symbol .) is also used in an Internet address to separate its parts: Go to w w w dot cambridge dot org.

dot

verb [T]  us   /dɑt/ (-tt-)
When an area is dotted with things, it has many of them in different places: Minnesota is dotted with lakes, especially in the north.
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