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citation

noun [C/U] (MENTION)   /sɑɪˈteɪ·ʃən/
law A citation is an official notice from a court of law : [C] The court could issue a citation against her for disclosing information . [C] County police say that no citations have been issued since the law went into effect .
(Definition of citation noun (MENTION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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