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Another word for citation

  1. Summons

      1. A written order issued by a court, commanding the party to whom it is addressed to perform or cease performing a specified act.
      2. Writings:
      1. To impose a duty, responsibility, or obligation on:
      2. To instruct or urge authoritatively; command:
      3. To instruct (a jury) about the law, its application, and the weighing of evidence.
      1. A demand that something be done; a command.
      2. A request to appear; a summons.
      3. Bids considered as a group, as at an auction or in card games:
      1. An order issued under the authority of a court, commanding a person to appear in court on a particular date, usually to give testimony in a legal case.
      2. To serve or summon with such a writ.
  2. Citing

      1. A passage or segment taken from a longer work, such as a literary or musical composition, a document, or a film.
      2. To select or use (a passage or segment from a longer work).
      3. To select or use material from (a longer work).
      1. To repeat or copy (words from a source such as a book), usually with acknowledgment of the source:
      2. To repeat or copy the words of (a person or a book or other source):
      3. To cite or refer to for illustration or proof:
      1. The act of referring to something:
      2. Significance for a specified matter; relation or relationship:
      3. Meaning or denotation:
      1. To speak or write about, especially briefly or incidentally:
      2. The act or an instance of mentioning something:
      3. A statement or citation of honor or appreciation:
  3. Honorable mention

      1. The act of commending.
      2. Something, especially an official award or citation, that commends.
      1. A gift, payment, declaration, or other acknowledgment of gratitude, respect, or admiration:
      2. Evidence attesting to some praiseworthy quality or characteristic:
      3. A payment in money or other valuables made by one ruler or nation to another in acknowledgment of submission or as the price of protection or security.
      1. To grant as merited or due:
      2. To grant an amount or other benefit legally due:
      3. Something awarded or granted, as for merit.