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guillemet

[gil-uh-met; French geeuh-mey] /ˈgɪl əˌmɛt; French giəˈmeɪ/
noun
1.
one of two marks « or » used in French, Italian, and Russian printing to enclose quotations.
Origin
< French, diminutive of Guillaume William, probably name of inventor
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guillemet

/ˈɡɪlɪˌmɛt/
noun
1.
(printing) another name for duckfoot quote
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