close quote

or close quotes

[ klohz ]
/ kloʊz /

noun

the quotation mark used to end a quotation, usually ” or '.
(used by a speaker to indicate the end of a quotation.)

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A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?
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