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Definition of QUOTATION

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Quotation \Quo*ta"tion\ (kw[-o]*t[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. [From {Quote}.]
     1. The act of quoting or citing.
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     2. That which is quoted or cited; a part of a book or writing named, repeated, or adduced as evidence or illustration.
        --Locke.
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     3. (Com.) The naming or publishing of the current price of stocks, bonds, or any commodity; also, the price named.

     4. Quota; share. [Obs.]
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     5. (Print.) A piece of hollow type metal, lower than type, and measuring two or more pica ems in length and breadth, used in the blank spaces at the beginning and end of chapters, etc. [1913 Webster]

     {Quotation marks} (Print.), two inverted commas placed at the beginning, and two apostrophes at the end, of a passage quoted from an author in his own words. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

94 Moby Thesaurus words for "quotation": allusion, asking price, bargain price, bearish prices, bid, bid price, book value, bullish prices, call price, case, cash price, charge, citation, closing price, controlled price, cost, cross reference, current price, current quotation, cut price, decline, demonstration, doubling, duplication, echo, example, excerpt, exemplification, extract, face value, fixed price, flash price, flat rate, flurry, flutter, going price, high, illustration, imitation, instance, issue par, issue price, item, list price, low, market price, market value, neat price, net, nominal value, offering price, opening price, package price, par, par value, parity, particular, passage, piece price, plagiarism, price, price list, prices current, put price, quote, quoted price, rally, rate, reappearance, rebirth, recommended price, recurrence, redoubling, reduplication, reecho, reference, regurgitation, reincarnation, renewal, reoccurrence, repetition, reproduction, resumption, return, selection, selling price, settling price, stated value, stock market quotations, swings, trade price, unit price, value, wholesale price


Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 [moby-thesaurus]


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