No.  The entire domain string that you would like to match DNS lookups against is what needs to be added to either the custom blocklist or the exceptions.  This is similar to a host file entry.

Examples:

Valid domain entries:

Invalid domain entries:


While it is true that wildcards are not allowed, Subdomain Traversal can be used to accomplish a very similar effect.


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