dagger (†)
Definition - A printer's mark used to indicate footnotes and marginal references.

Example -

Usage:

1. Use it to indicate a second footnote when an asterisk has already been used.

Oxford English Dictionary -
The term's first citation is from 1706:
"Dagger …a …Mark in Printing…(†)."
(Phillips, The New World of Words (ed. Kersey))



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