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The spoken representation of the dot in radio and telegraph code.
(Communications & Information) the short sound used, in combination with the long sound dah, in the spoken representation of Morse and other telegraphic codes. Compare dot16
an echoic word, the referent of which is a click or brief tone interval, designating the dot of Morse code. Compare dah.
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|Noun||1.||dit - the shorter of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code|
international Morse code, Morse, Morse code - a telegraph code in which letters and numbers are represented by strings of dots and dashes (short and long signals)