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English definition of “dotted line”

dotted line

noun    
[C] a line of printed dots on a piece of paper Specific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbols
sign on the dotted line to make an agreement official by writing your name on itAccepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
(Definition of dotted line noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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