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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information;
[syn: solidus, slash, virgule, diagonal, stroke, separatrix]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Separatrix \Sep`a*ra"trix\, n.; pl. L. -trices, E. -trixes. [L., she that separates.] (Arith.) The decimal point; the dot placed at the left of a decimal fraction, to separate it from the whole number which it follows. The term is sometimes also applied to other marks of separation. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

separatrix n 1: a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information [syn: solidus, slash, virgule, diagonal, stroke, separatrix]