• Semicolon

    Pronunciation

    • UK IPA: /ˌsemiˈkəʊlən/
    • US IPA: /ˈsemikoʊlən/

    Alternative forms

    Origin

    From - + colon.

    Full definition of semicolon

    Noun

    semicolon

    (plural semicolons or semicola)
    1. The punctuation mark ';' .A semicolon is followed by an initial lower-case letter (unless for proper nouns).
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