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punctuation mark

noun [C] uk   us  
a symbol used in punctuation: Full stops, commas, semicolons, question marks and brackets are all different types of punctuation mark.
Translations of “punctuation mark”
in Korean 구두점…
in Arabic عَلامة تَرْقيم…
in Portuguese sinal de pontuação…
in Catalan signe de puntuació…
in Japanese 句読点…
in Italian segno di interpunzione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 標點符號…
in Russian знак препинания…
in Turkish noktalama işareti…
in Chinese (Simplified) 标点符号…
in Polish znak przestankowy…
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