Translation of "citation" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /saɪˈteɪ.ʃən/ us /saɪˈteɪ.ʃən/

a word or piece of writing taken from a written work

All citations are taken from the 2007 edition of the text.

specialized law an official request for someone to appear in a law court

citación judicial
The court issued a contempt citation against city council members who refused to comply with a court order.

official praise for a person in the armed forces for brave actions

The four soldiers are to receive citations from the president for their brave actions.

(Translation of “citation” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)