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single quotes

The single quote character (') is sometimes used with double quotes to express quotes within a quoted string. For example, in the dBASE statement ? 'Press the "Enter" key.', the single quotes surround the entire string, allowing the double quotes to be used as actual double quotes. See double quotes.
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Use straightforward transcription quotation marks (as opposed to korzybskian single quotes).
No single quotes trend was indicated at the ruble bond market.
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Capitalize only the first word and proper nouns, but use numerals for all numbers and single quotes for quotation marks--a recognition of the online factor.

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