from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun The act of citing.
- noun A quotation of or explicit reference to a source for substantiation, as in a scholarly paper.
- noun Law A reference to a previous court decision or other authority for a point of law, usually by case title and other information.
- noun Enumeration or mention, as of facts, especially.
- noun An official commendation for meritorious action, especially in military service.
- noun A formal statement of the accomplishments of one being honored with an academic degree.
- noun An official summons, especially one calling for appearance in court.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A summons; an official call or notice given to a person to appear in a court and answer to a demand; a call or notice to appear.
- noun The paper containing such notice or call.
- noun The act of citing or quoting a passage from a book, or a statement in the words of the one who made it; hence, the passage or words quoted; a quotation.
- noun Specifically, in law, a reference to decided cases, or to statutes, treatises, or other authorities, to maintain a point of law.
- noun Enumeration; mention.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun An official summons or notice given to a person to appear; the paper containing such summons or notice.
- noun The act of citing a passage from a book, or from another person, in his own words; also, the passage or words quoted; quotation.
- noun Enumeration; mention.
- noun (Law) A reference to decided cases, or books of authority, to prove a point in law.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun An official
summonsor noticegiven to a person to appear; the papercontaining such summons or notice.
- noun The act of
citinga passage from a book, or from another person, in his own words.
- noun The
passageor words quoted; quotation.
Enumeration; mention; as, a citation of facts.
- noun A
referenceto decided cases, or books of authority, to prove a point in law.
- noun A
commendationin recognition of some achievement, or a formal statementof an achievement.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun (law) the act of citing (as of spoken words or written passages or legal precedents etc.)
- noun a passage or expression that is quoted or cited
- noun a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage
- noun thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1948
- noun a summons that commands the appearance of a party at a proceeding
- noun an official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement
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