Pronunciation: (kwō-tā'shun), [key]
1. something that is quoted; a passage quoted from a book, speech, etc.: a speech full of quotations from Lincoln's letters.
2. the act or practice of quoting.
a. the statement of the current or market price of a commodity or security.
b. the price so stated.
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