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dotted line

noun
1.
a line on a contract or similar document for a party's signature.
2.
a line at which a sheet of paper is perforated or a piece of it is to be detached.
Idioms
3.
signature on the dotted line, full agreement to terms and conditions.
4.
sign on the dotted line, to agree fully to terms or conditions.
Origin
1770-1775
1770-75
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British Dictionary definitions for signature dotted line

dotted line

noun
1.
a line of dots or dashes on a form or document
2.
sign on the dotted line, to agree formally, esp by signing one's name on a document
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Contemporary definitions for signature dotted line
noun

a line in a legal document, esp. a contract, which is made up of dots or dashes and is meant for a signature

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