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separatrix

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Separatrix \Sep'a*ra"trix\, noun; pl. L. {-trices}, E. {-trixes}. [L., she that separates.] (Arith.) The decimal point; the dot placed at the left of a decimal fraction, to separate it from the whole number which it follows. The term is sometimes also applied to other marks of separation.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

separatrix

noun

1: a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information [syn: {solidus}, {slash}, {virgule}, {diagonal}, {stroke}, {separatrix}]


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