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Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology — Dentistry.

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An inert material added to resin composite to increase strength and abrasion resistance. Filler particles are usually composed of quartz or glasses containing barium or...

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filler

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 138 words.

In manuscripts, from early medieval times onwards, a filler, or line-filler, was some kind of decorative device or flourish used

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line-filler

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 3 words.

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swung dash

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 27 words.

A swung dash is a tilde-shaped flourish (∼) sometimes used by scribes as a line-filler or by editors to represent

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