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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vow′el point`(n.)

  1. any of a group of auxiliary symbols, as small lines and dots, placed above or below consonant symbols to indicate vowels in a writing system, as that of Hebrew or Arabic, in which vowels are otherwise not written.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

Origin of vowel point:

1755–65

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vowel point(noun)

    a mark placed below or near a consonant (as in Hebrew or Arabic) to indicate the spoken vowel

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