punctuation mark

noun
any of a group of conventional marks or characters used in punctuation, as the period, comma, semicolon, question mark, or dash.

Origin:
1855–60

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punctuation mark
 
n
any of the signs used in punctuation, such as a comma or question mark

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He enunciated the words incisively and slowly, carefully specifying each punctuation mark and new paragraph.
There is no hyphen or any other punctuation mark between the words.
Draw the students' attention to the punctuation mark used with the quote on the coin.
In the sentence box insert your sentence with each word and punctuation mark on a new line.
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