Meaning of quotation

Definition of quotation

(noun) a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage; "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"
a passage or expression that is quoted or cited
the practice of quoting from books or plays etc.; "since he lacks originality he must rely on quotation"

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