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An example use of dotty in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… new pack members dotty and bramble and …”
Dotty is a type of fabric.
the word dotty occurs in english on average 2.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.