Definition of 'citation'
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His citation says he has done much to secure the long-term future of the theatre. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The first citation noted that the Church exceeded the time limits for displaying its temporary directional signs. Christianity Today (2000)So how out of control do you think they have to get before not only the police are called but they issue a citation? Times, Sunday Times (2007)The award citation noted that he is'at the very top of the list for serious crime '. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The citation of his award read: 'This incident represents only one of many examples of his persistent courage. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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In Common Usage. citation is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'citation'
British English: citation NOUN
A citation is an official document or speech which praises a person for something brave or special that they have done.
His citation says he showed outstanding and exemplary courage.
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