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citation

1. Law
a. an official summons to appear in court
b. the document containing such a summons
2. Law the quoting of decided cases to serve as guidance to a court

Citation

famous horse in history of thoroughbred racing. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 1273]
See: Horse
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Cite sources for paraphrased or summarized language or ideas.
Critics and scholars became sceptical after it was suggested that Bellesiles omitted other research which contradicted his data and that he failed to cite sources for crucial data.
The newspaper claimed that such unchecked staff had been part of a team that searched passengers boarding a flight taken by Prime Minister Tony Blair to the Middle East last week, but did not cite sources.