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[n] a brief (and hurriedly handwritten) note
[n] a slight but appreciable addition; "this dish could use a touch of garlic"
[v] write briefly or hurriedly; write a short note of

Misc. Definitions

\Jot\, n. [L. iota, Gr. ? the name of the letter (E. i, Heb. y?d), the smallest letter of the Greek alphabet. Cf. {Iota}.] An iota; a point; a tittle; the smallest particle. Cf. {Bit}, n. Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled. --Matt. v. 1
8. Neither will they bate One jot of ceremony. --Shak.
\Jot\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jotted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jotting}.] To set down; to make a brief note of; -- usually followed by down.

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