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Japanese translation of “semicolon”


noun   /ˈsem·iˌkəʊ·lən/
a mark (;) used to separate parts of a sentence
セミコロン ( ; の記号。文章を分ける時に使う)
(Definition of semicolon noun from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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