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asterisked


as·ter·isk  (st-rsk)
n.
A star-shaped figure (*) used chiefly to indicate an omission, a reference to a footnote, or an unattested word, sound, or affix.
tr.v. as·ter·isked, as·ter·isk·ing, as·ter·isks
To mark with an asterisk.

[Middle English, from Late Latin asteriscus, from Greek asteriskos, diminutive of astr, star; see ster-3 in Indo-European roots.]
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