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Definitions for virgule
ˈvɜr gyulvir·gule

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. solidus, slash, virgule, diagonal, stroke, separatrixnoun

    a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information


  1. virgulenoun

    The diagonal slash character - /, used to separate parts of text, and to represent the word per in expressions such as feet/second.

  2. Etymology: From virgula, diminutive of virga.


  1. virgule

    A virgule is a diagonal mark (/) used in various forms of writing to represent different information such as fractions (1/2), choices (and/or), a break (in verse or music), a separater between elements, and more. It is also commonly referred to as a slash or forward slash.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Virgulenoun

    a comma

  2. Etymology: [F. virgule, fr. L. virgula, dim. of virga. See Verge a rod.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Virgule

    vėr′gūl, n. a little rod: a mark of punctuation, a comma.—adj. Vir′gūlāte, rod-shaped.—n. Virgul′tum, a twig. [L. virgulavirga, a twig.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of virgule in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of virgule in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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    A proprietary
    B unsealed
    C indiscernible
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