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 Citation Citation

noun

  • ( ) an official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement  ( citation, commendation )
    an official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement
  • thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1948  ( Citation )
    thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1948
  • a summons that commands the appearance of a party at a proceeding  ( citation )
    a summons that commands the appearance of a party at a proceeding
  • a passage or expression that is quoted or cited  ( citation, quotation, quote )
    a passage or expression that is quoted or cited
  • a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage  ( acknowledgment, citation, cite, credit, mention, quotation, reference )
    a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage
     the student's essay failed to list several important citations
    the student's essay failed to list several important citations
     the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book
    the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book
     the article includes mention of similar clinical cases
    the article includes mention of similar clinical cases
  • (law) the act of citing (as of spoken words or written passages or legal precedents etc.)  ( citation )
    (law) the act of citing (as of spoken words or written passages or legal precedents etc.)


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