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swung dash

Noun1.swung dash - a punctuation mark used in text to indicate the omission of a word
(character)swung dash - A character similar to tilde but appearing in the same vertical position as a dash, i.e. half way up rather than at the top like tilde. ASCII does not include a swung dash so tilde is used instead.

It is commonly used for "approximates" or "is approximately equal to".
punctuation, punctuation mark
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Swordsman
Swordsmanship
Swordtail
Swore
Sworn
Sworn brothers
Sworn enemies
Sworn friends
swosh
swot
swot up
Swough
Swound
Swown
Swum
Swung
-- swung dash --
Swythe
SXGA
Sy
Syb
Sybarite
Sybaritic
Sybaritism
Sybase SQL Server
Sybase, Inc.
Sycamine
Sycamore
sycamore fig
Syce
Sycee
Sychnocarpous
Sycite
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