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Definition of Quotation marks

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punctuation marks that enclose a quotation
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quotation marks
quotationist \quo*ta"tion*ist\ (kw&osl;*tā"shŭn*&ibreve;st), n. one who makes, or is given to making, quotations. the narrow intellectuals of quotationists.

Quotation marks Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Quotation marks, also called quotes, quote marks, quotemarks, speech marks and inverted commas, are punctuation marks used in pairs in various writing systems to set off direct speech, a quotation, or a phrase. The pair consists of an opening quotation mark and a closing quotation mark, which may or may not be the same character.

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