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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

swung′ dash`(n.)

  1. a mark of punctuation (~) used in place of a word or part of a word previously spelled out.

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  1. swung dash(noun)

    a punctuation mark used in text to indicate the omission of a word


  1. swung dash(Noun)

    The symbol u2053, resembling a tilde, used to indicate the repetition of a previous item.


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