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A character (~) used to stand for all or part of a word that has previously been spelled out.
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a mark, ~, traditionally used in text to indicate the omission of a word or part of a word
a mark of punctuation (~) used in place of a word or part of a word previously spelled out.
A printing character (~) used to take the place of a word or part of a word that is deliberately omitted.