a line on a contract or similar document for a party's signature.
a line at which a sheet of paper is perforated or a piece of it is to be detached.
What’s The Name For The Dot Over “i” And “j”?While many languages, such as Arabic and Hebrew, add specific accents to the letters or characters throughout their alphabet, the English alphabet has only two letters that include a diacritic dot. This mark is added to a letter to signal a change in either the sound or meaning of a character. What is the additional name of this curious dot that hovers over the ninth …
signature on the dotted line, full agreement to terms and conditions.
sign on the dotted line, to agree fully to terms or conditions.
Origin of dotted line
First recorded in 1770–75
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British Dictionary definitions for dotted line
a line of dots or dashes on a form or document
sign on the dotted line to agree formally, esp by signing one's name on a document
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