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citation
American English: /saɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /sʌɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of citation in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 countable or uncountable (quotation)
    Example sentences
    • Not that the book lacks citations, references and footnotes.
    • The endnotes are primarily scholarly citations of sources, while the footnotes amplify, explain, or illuminate details or side stories.
    • In 1905, he published five landmark papers without footnotes or citations.
  • 2 countable (commendation)
    Example sentences
    • Those records include the official after-action report, citations for Bronze Stars awarded for heroism that day and now the Task Force 115 report.
    • He has received many citations and official commendations and published two volumes of collected poems he wrote.
    • The citation praises in particular the penthouse flat which it describes as a tour de force.
    Example sentences
    • The remainder of the story is best told in the citation accompanying the award of his Air Force Cross.
    • The citation accompanying the award said he was tasked with the disposal of two sea mines.
    • He read the citation accompanying the award and added his own praise.
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