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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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It gives guidelines on how to cite sources, as well as guidelines--with examples--for avoiding inadvertent plagiarism.
Cite sources for paraphrased or summarized language or ideas.
As their own discussion demonstrates, the sources for all aspects of Greek social history, including family life, are much richer during the latter part of the nineteenth century and as a result they are constantly compelled to cite sources from this later period to bolster arguments for the earlier one as if nothing had changed during the interval.