Definitions for quotation

Definitions for (noun) quotation

Main entry: quotation

Definition: the practice of quoting from books or plays etc.

Usage: since he lacks originality he must rely on quotation

Main entry: quotation, quote, citation

Definition: a passage or expression that is quoted or cited

Main entry: quotation

Definition: a statement of the current market price of a security or commodity

Main entry: mention, quotation, reference, citation, cite, acknowledgment, credit

Definition: a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage

Usage: the student's essay failed to list several important citations; the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book; the article includes mention of similar clinical cases

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