interrogation point

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interrogation point

ques′tion mark`


n.
1. Also called interrogation point. a mark indicating a question: usu., as in English, the mark (?) placed after a question.
2. something unanswered or unknown.
[1865–70]
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Noun1.interrogation point - a punctuation mark (?) placed at the end of a sentence to indicate a questioninterrogation point - a punctuation mark (?) placed at the end of a sentence to indicate a question
punctuation mark, punctuation - the marks used to clarify meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases
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The first message that I sent to 5102 had only a 'W' as per their request in the message, but the message was showing 'Not delivered' so I went back to the text message and saw that they were putting the 'W' inside interrogation marks '?