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punctuation mark

noun

Simple Definition of punctuation mark

  • : any one of the marks (such as a period, comma, or question mark) used to divide a piece of writing into sentences, clauses, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of punctuation mark

  1. :  any of various standardized marks or signs used in punctuation

1860

First Known Use of punctuation mark

1860


PUNCTUATION MARK Defined for Kids

punctuation mark

noun

Definition of punctuation mark for Students

  1. :  any one of the marks (as a period, comma, or question mark) used in writing to make the meaning clear and separate parts (as clauses and sentences)




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