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comma British & World English

A punctuation mark (,) indicating a pause between parts of a sentence or separating items in a list

serial comma British & World English

A comma used after the penultimate item in a list of three or more items, before ‘and’ or ‘or’ (e.g. an Italian painter, sculptor, and architect)

inverted comma British & World English

Another term for quotation mark.

Oxford comma in serial comma British & World English

A comma used after the penultimate item in a list of three or more items, before ‘and’ or ‘or’ (e.g. an Italian painter, sculptor, and architect)

comma butterfly in comma British & World English

A widespread butterfly that has orange and brown wings with ragged edges, and a white comma-shaped mark on the underside of the hindwing