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quotation

noun [C]  us   /kwoʊˈteɪ·ʃən/ (also quote,  /kwoʊt/ )

quotation noun [C] (REPEATED WORDS)

literature a group of words from a book, play, speech, etc., that are repeated by someone who did not write them: A quotation from Shakespeare prefaces the novel.

quotation noun [C] (PRICE)

the price that a person says they will charge: He called back to say the price quotes were "not accurate."
Translations of “quotation”
in Korean 인용…
in Arabic اِقْتِباس…
in Portuguese citação…
in Catalan citació…
in Japanese 引用, 引用文(句)…
in Italian citazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 語錄, 引語,引文,語錄…
in Russian цитата, расценка…
in Turkish alıntı, aktarma, iktibas…
in Chinese (Simplified) 语录, 引语,引文,语录…
in Polish cytat, wycena…
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