punctuation

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character set that includes letters and digits and punctuation alphanumeric characters , alphanumerics
punctuation mark (&) used to represent conjunction (and) ampersand
either of two punctuation marks (`<' or `>') used in computer programming and sometimes used to enclose textual material angle bracket , bracket
brackets in punctuation < > angle brackets
punctuation mark indicating omitted letters or possession apostrophe
diagonal punctuation mark backslash , oblique , slant , slash , solidus , virgule
either of two punctuation marks ({ or }) used to enclose textual material brace
double curved line in punctuation brace
brackets in punctuation { } braces
either of two punctuation marks ([ or ]) used to enclose textual material bracket , square bracket
punctuation mark (:) used after a word introducing a series or an example or an explanation (or after the salutation of a business letter) colon
punctuation mark colon , comma , dash
punctuation mark (,) used to indicate the separation of elements within the grammatical structure of a sentence comma
punctuation mark (-) used between parts of a compound word or between the syllables of a word when the word is divided at the end of a line of text dash , hyphen
punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information diagonal , separatrix , slash , solidus , stroke , virgule
punctuation mark indicating omission ellipsis
punctuation mark (!) used after an exclamation exclamation mark , exclamation point
punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations full point , full stop , period , point , stop
punctuation mark (?) placed at the end of a sentence to indicate a question interrogation point , question mark
punctuation mark used to attribute the enclosed text to someone else inverted comma , quotation mark , quote
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