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English definition of “semicolon”


noun [C]
/ˌsemiˈkəʊlən/ US  /ˈsemɪˌkəʊlən/
B2 a mark (;) used to separate parts of a sentence, or items in a list which already has commas Punctuation
(Definition of semicolon from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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