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punc·tu·ate

punctuate

 
 
pronunciation:
puhngk chu eIt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: punctuates, punctuating, punctuated
definition: to place punctuation marks in.
Jean punctuated this sentence correctly.
derivation: punctuator (n.)
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The word punctuate contains the following part:
pung, punct, point Latin root that means prick, sharp