Origin of citation
Related Words for citationquotation, commendation, summons, saying, reference, mention, quote, illustration, passage, source, example, panegyric, encomium, charge, bidding, salutation, tribute, reward, quoting
Examples from the Web for citation
Contemporary Examples of citation
The university claims students can face a citation or fine for violating the UNO smoking prohibition.The University Of New Orleans’ Cigarette Ban Is Total BS
October 21, 2014
The sort of reader who believes that typing Do you have a citation for that?America’s Meddlers Are Our Worst Enemies
October 3, 2014
Saying so is to make a statement so obvious as to defy the need for citation.Palestinian Kids’ PTSD Could Last Generations
August 18, 2014
The 2009 paperback does contain a citation to Prestowitz: footnote 11, page 262.A False Charge Against Fareed Zakaria (UPDATED)
August 14, 2012
Conard relies almost entirely on assertion and citation to support this point.David's Book Club: Unintended Consequences
July 3, 2012
Historical Examples of citation
It is elaborate and able, but too long for citation here in full.
And, although the girl is annoyed, it is not on account of the citation.
My authorities for the foregoing chapter are too numerous for citation.The Story of the Upper Canada Rebellion, Volume 1
John Charles Dent
Since the list begins with maraxi, I assume the error to be in the citation.Diego Collado's Grammar of the Japanese Language
Whether by letters to converse with the managers, or by a citation, it is not certain.Biographia Scoticana (Scots Worthies)
- an official summons to appear in court
- the document containing such a summons
c.1300, "summons, written notice to appear," from Old French citation or directly from Latin citationem (nominative citatio) "a command," noun of action from past participle stem of citare "to summon, urge, call; put in sudden motion, call forward; rouse, excite" (see cite). Meaning "passage cited, quotation" is from 1540s. From 1918 as "a mention in an official dispatch."