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semicolon

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌsem.iˈkəʊ.lɒn/ US  /ˈsem.iˌkoʊ.lən/
the ; punctuation mark that is used in formal writing between two parts of a sentence, usually when each of the two parts could form grammatical sentences on their own. A semicolon can also separate the things in a list.
分号也可以用来拆分栏举的各项。
Punctuation
(Definition of semicolon from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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