Droplet vs Dot - What's the difference?
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Droplet is a related term of dot.
As a noun droplet
is a very small drop.
As an acronym dot is
department of transportation.
* droplet infection
From (etyl) .
A small spot.
(grammar) A punctuation mark used to indicate the end of a sentence or an abbreviated part of a word; a full stop; a period.
A diacritical mark comprised of a small opaque circle above or below any of various letters of the Latin script. Examples include: ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, etc.
(mathematics) A symbol used for separating the fractional part of a decimal number from the whole part, for indicating multiplication or a scalar product, or for various other purposes.
One of the two symbols used in Morse code.
(obsolete) A lump or clot.
Anything small and like a speck comparatively; a small portion or specimen.
- a dot of colour
(cricket, informal) A dot ball.
- a dot of a child
* (small spot) speck, spot
* (at the end of a sentence or abbreviation) full stop (British), period (US), point
* (as a diacritic) tittle (over the letters i and j)
* (sense) decimal point
* (in Morse code) dit
(terms derived from dot)
* centered dot, centred dot
* connect the dots
* dot matrix
* dot matrix printer
* dot product
* join the dots
* middle dot
* off one's dot
* on the dot
* polka dot
* the year dot
To cover with small spots (of some liquid).
To add a dot (the symbol) or dots to.
- His jacket was dotted with splashes of paint.
To mark by means of dots or small spots.
- Dot your i''s and cross your ''t s.
To mark or diversify with small detached objects.
- to dot a line
- to dot a landscape with cottages
* dot do dot
* dot the i's and cross the t's
Dot product of the previous vector and the following vector.
- The work is equal to F dot ?x.
From (etyl) dot.
(US, Louisiana) A dowry.
* 1919 , , (The Moon and Sixpence) ,
- "Have you the pictures still?" I asked.
* 1927 , Anna Bowman Dodd, Talleyrand: the Training of a Statesman :
- "Yes; I am keeping them till my daughter is of marriageable age, and then I shall sell them. They will be her dot ."
- As a bride, Madame de Talleyrand had brought a small dot of fifteen thousand francs to the family fund.