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ry commented on the word percontation point
Also known as irony mark or, sometimes, snark.Can be approximated in some unicode fonts using the Arabic question mark, ؟
November 5, 2013
dinkum commented on the word percontation point
WORD: percontation point DEFINITION: 'A reverse question mark invented by the sixteenth-century printer Henry Denham to indicate a rhetorical question.' --- Times Literary Supplement.
October 30, 2013
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