Dotted rest

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Dotted rest a rest lengthened by a dot in the same manner as a dotted note.
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Usage

In literature:

Dot, being now led off by the flash Bachelor, was overpowered with civilities the rest of the evening.
"Paul Clifford, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Only the stiff-legged leader was in his place; the rest lay dotted about with lolling tongues, bent on loafing.
"Jan" by A. J. Dawson
The rest were dotted about along the slope of th' embankment.
"News from the Duchy" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Casting his eye upward, he saw a narrowing ladder of rope shooting to a mere dot of a resting place twenty feet above him.
"Ralph Granger's Fortunes" by William Perry Brown
Again: these rests may be followed by one or two dots, which increase their duration.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 22, August, 1878" by Various
Rests are sometimes dotted, but are never tied.
"Music Notation and Terminology" by Karl W. Gehrkens
The very possibility was so dreadful that Dot found herself unable to discuss fashion for all the rest of that constitutional.
"An Australian Lassie" by Lilian Turner
The area inclosed by heavy dotted lines represents the rumen; the elongated, shaded organ is the spleen resting upon it.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
Honest, Dot, I've got to rest a few minutes; I can't walk another step.
"Two Little Women" by Carolyn Wells
Places where old Polka Dot sat down and accumulated rest for himself are still shown to city people whose faith was not overworked while young.
"A Guest at the Ludlow and Other Stories" by Edgar Wilson (Bill) Nye
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In news:

Mastering Rhythm and Syncopation, Part 2 — 16th Notes, Rests and Dotted Rhythms.
The red dot is Gillian, the buildings are the inn and the farm at Obersteinberg and the rest is from a power beyond my comprehension.
DOT examines four possible locations for I-35 rest area .
DOT finalizing rest area placement.
Dots Ball is a huge leap above the rest.
DOT examines locations for rest area.
DOT examines locations for rest area.
Mastering Rhythm and Syncopation, Part 2 — 16th Notes, Rests and Dotted Rhythms.
At the scene of that crime, that rest area, the North Dakota-DOT has eight security cameras.
Mrs Dorothy "Dot" Tappan , 92, of Thomson, formerly of Athens, entered into rest March 3, 2008.
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In science:

At rest, A = 0, the noise is minimum for resonance tunneling since the dot energy level is not broadened and the transparency is ideal Υ = 1.
Broken Symmetry and Coherence of Molecular Vibrations in Tunnel Transitions
Future null infinity then stops at the intersection with the dotted line in Fig. 4, and a state retrieved at this part of null infinity is indeed mixed since it is obtained by averaging over the rest to the future.
Quantum Riemannian Geometry and Black Holes
The horizontal dotted line at unity measures the rest energy of the particle m.
Transition from Regular to Chaotic Circulation in Magnetized Coronae near Compact Objects
The central panel shows the same rest-frame UV magnitudes together with their optical counterparts, Highlighted in red are the systems that would be seen in a survey such as that by Stark et al. (2009), with approximate magnitude limits as indicated by the dotted lines.
Star formation trends in high-redshift galaxy surveys: the elephant or the tail?
The horizontal dotted line at unity measures the rest energy of the particle m.
Transition from regular to chaotic motion in black hole magnetospheres
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