The Alternative English Dictionary: angle quote

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angle quote
noun: {{en-noun}}
  1. (typography, informal) Any particular quotation mark consisting of a pair of straight lines radiating from a common point separated at an angle anywhere between 60°–150°, be it single or double.
    1. A guillemet.
    2. A chevron.
    3. A Korean quotation mark; e.g., 〈〈〉, 〈〉〉, 〈《〉, 〈》〉.

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