Definition of Citation. Meaning of Citation. Synonyms of Citation

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Definition of Citation

Citation
Citation Ci*ta"tion, n. [F. citation, LL. citatio, fr.L. citare to cite. See Cite] 1. An official summons or notice given to a person to appear; the paper containing such summons or notice. 2. The act of citing a passage from a book, or from another person, in his own words; also, the passage or words quoted; quotation. This horse load of citations and fathers. --Milton. 3. Enumeration; mention; as, a citation of facts. 4. (Law) A reference to decided cases, or books of authority, to prove a point in law.

Meaning of Citation from wikipedia

- A citation is a reference to a published or unpublished source. More precisely, a citation is an abbreviated alphanumeric expression embedded in the body...
- Case citation is a system used by legal professionals to identify past court case decisions, either in series of books called reporters or law reports...
- The Chevrolet Citation is a range of compact cars that was produced by the Chevrolet division of General Motors. The first Chevrolet sold with front-wheel...
- The Science Citation Index (SCI) is a citation index originally produced by the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) and created by Eugene Garfield...
- The Presidential Unit Citation (PUC), originally called the Distinguished Unit Citation, is awarded to units of the uniformed services of the United States...
- "Citation needed" is a tag added by Wikipedia editors to unsourced statements in articles requesting citations to be added. The phrase is reflective of...
- The Cessna Citation X (Model 750) is an American business jet with 3,460 nmi (6,408 km) of range produced by Cessna and part of the Citation family. Announced...
- Legal citation is the practice of crediting and referring to authoritative do****ents and sources. The most common sources of authority cited are court...
- A citation index is a kind of bibliographic index, an index of citations between publications, allowing the user to easily establish which later do****ents...
- Citationality, in literary theory, is an author's citation (quoting) of other authors' works. Some works are highly citational (making frequent use of...
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