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punctuation

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌpʌŋktʃuˈeɪʃən/
B1 the use of punctuation marks in writing so that people can see when a sentence begins and finishes, that something is a question, etc Punctuation
Translations of “punctuation”
in Korean 구두점, 구두법…
in Arabic عَلامات التَّرْقيم…
in Portuguese pontuação…
in Catalan puntuació…
in Japanese 句読法…
in Italian punteggiatura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 標點符號, 標點符號用法…
in Russian пунктуация…
in Turkish noktalama, noktalama işaretleri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 标点符号, 标点符号用法…
in Polish interpunkcja…
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