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apostrophe

noun   /əˈpɒs·trə·fi/
a mark (’) used to show that letters or numbers are not there apóstrofo I’m (= I am) hungry.
a punctuation mark (’) used before the letter ‘s’ to show that something belongs to someone or something apóstrofo I drove my brother’s car.
(Definition of apostrophe from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

apostrophe

noun /əˈpostrəfi/
a mark (’) which is used to show that a letter or letters has/have been omitted from a word, and which is also used in possessive phrases and in the plurals of letters apóstrofo In the phrase ‘children’s books’, the apostrophe comes between the ‘n’ and the ‘s’.
(Definition of apostrophe from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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