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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 punc·tu·ate /ˈpʌŋkʧəˌwet/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Punc·tu·ate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Punctuated p. pr. & vb. n. Punctuating.]  To mark with points; to separate into sentences, clauses, etc., by points or stops which mark the proper pauses in expressing the meaning.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: insert punctuation marks into [syn: mark]
      2: to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes
         exercise in addition to a change in diet" [syn: stress,
         emphasize, emphasise, accent, accentuate]
      3: interrupt periodically; "Her sharp questions punctuated the
         speaker's drone"