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Acclamation Point

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An unconventional punctuation mark indicating an enthusiastic demonstration of honor, goodwill, or welcome.

An unconventional punctuation mark.

An enthusiastic demonstration of honor, goodwill, or welcome; a written equivalent of the two flags on the front of the Pope’s car, according to its inventor.

Created in 1966 by Hervé Bazin.

Source: Ford, Jeremy. "A Collection Of Non-Standard Punctuation Marks." Progressive Punctuation, 2024, tinyurl.com/3rmtp662. Accessed Mar. 2024.


Graphical characteristics:
Symmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains straight lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Language Symbols.

Acclamation Point is part of the Punctuation group.

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