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A brief note or memorandum.


something jotted down


(ˈdʒɒt ɪŋ)

a quickly written or brief note.
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Noun1.jotting - a brief (and hurriedly handwritten) notejotting - a brief (and hurriedly handwritten) note
note - a brief written record; "he made a note of the appointment"
References in classic literature ?
I'm just jotting down what strikes me in your country, and when I have time shall throw it into book form.
Or Jottings from German Journeyings,--I haven't quite decided yet which.
While the doctor was jotting down the result of this experiment, the loud report of a gun was heard close beside him.
But it began to niggle me, so I started jotting down practically everything I spent.
Go one extra by jotting down special clues teachers serve up in class when assigning projects.
Ellis-Behnke says that when he's hunched over a microscope in the lab, jotting down notes on his tablet is just as easy as jotting down notes on paper--only with the tablet, he can save them along with other electronic files.
With an inspector keying in examination results directly into the program rather than jotting notes onto a paper form, clerical transfer errors are eliminated.
You can run Jot+ in the background, where it's instantly available for jotting down notes, lists, quotes, and ideas.
Participants spent the morning observing the creek environment, jotting down their perceptions and recommendations then sharing their thoughts with each other in a meeting room at the park.
We believe all of the preceding information can be gathered by simply jotting down the plays during the game and then breaking them down at a later date.