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Use of the semicolon, the ";" symbol.

The semicolon (;) is used to separate statement blocks within a sentence, and also to group list items by type.

For example:

It is cold; I am wearing my coat.

We are going to London, England; Paris, France and Geneva, Switzerland.

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