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Turkish translation of “apostrophe”

apostrophe

noun [C]     /əˈpɒstrəfi/
ABSENT B2 a mark (') used to show that letters or numbers are absent
(') işareti, kesme işareti
I'm (= I am) hungry. I graduated in '98 (= 1998).Punctuation
BELONGING B2 a punctuation mark (') used before the letter 's' to show that something belongs to someone or something
bir noktalama işareti, kesme işareti
I drove my brother's car. Punctuation
(Definition of apostrophe noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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