punc·​tur·​ation | \ ˌpəŋ(k)chəˈrāshən, -(k)shəˈ- \
plural -s

Definition of puncturation

1 : an act or process of puncturing or state of being punctured
2 : form or arrangement of punctures puncturation fine, the punctures separated by slightly more than their own diameterJournal of the New York Entomological Society

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“Puncturation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/puncturation. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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