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 +<< [[contents:​index| Dictionary Index]] << [[contents:​d|Definitions under D]]
 +====== Dotted Quadrats ======
 +Or dotted [[l:​leaders|leaders]]. Quadrats with dots on them, similar to full [[p:​points|points]],​ at regular distances. They are cast from an //en//, with one point, to four //​ems//​. ​
 +In tables of contents, indices, and other similar matter, dotted quadrats are preferred to [[m:​metal-rules|metal rules]], or hyphens, being thought to have a neater appearance. ​