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The meaning of Citation


Citation – definition


A quotation from or reference to a book, paper, or author, especially in a scholarly work.

Usage examples:

The majority of the citations are to work published during the past twenty years

A mention of a praiseworthy act in an official report, especially that of a member of the armed forces in wartime.

Usage examples:

The citation described him as an officer of extreme gallantry

A summons to appear in court.

Usage examples:

A traffic citation

Law a citation is an official notice from a court of law

Usage examples:

[ c ] the court could issue a citation against her for disclosing information., [ c ] county police…

Citation translation into English

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Citation: translate from English into Dutch

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Citaat, Citatie, Aanhaling, Dagvaarding

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Citation: translate from English into German

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Zitat, Zitieren, Anführung, Vorladung, Belobigung, Lobende erwähnung

Citation: translate from English into Hindi

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उद्धरण, दृष्टान्त, हवाला, उदाहरण, प्रमाण

Citation: translate from English into Italian

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Citazione, Encomio

Citation: translate from English into Korean

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소환, 인증, 감사장, 열거, 공보 속에 특기하기

Citation: translate from English into Russian

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Цитата, Цитирование, Ссылка, Упоминание, Перечисление, Вызов в суд

Citation: translate from English into Spanish

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Citación, Cita, Mención, Encuentro

Word origin

Middle English (in citation (sense 2)): from Old French, from Latin citatio(n- ), from citare ‘cite’.

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