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Symbol| Meaning| Example|
| delete| |
| close up| |
| delete and close up| |
| caret| |
| insert a space| |
| space evenly| |
| let stand| |
| transpose| |
| used to separate two or more
marks and often as a concluding
stroke at the end of an insertion|  |
| set farther to the left| |
| set farther to the right| |
| set as ligature (such as )| |
| align horizontally| |
| align vertically| |
| broken character| |
| indent or insert em quad space|  |
| begin a new paragraph|  |
| spell out| |
| set in CAPITALS| |
| set in SMALL CAPITALS| |
| set in lowercase| |
| set in italic| |
| set in roman| |
| set in boldface| |
| hyphen| multi-colored|
| en dash| 1965–72|
| em (or long) dash| Now—at last!—we know.|
| superscript or superior| |
| subscript or inferior| |
| centered| |
| comma|  |
| apostrophe|  |
| period|  |
| semicolon|  |
| colon|  |
| quotation marks|  |
| parentheses|  |
| brackets|  |
| query to author: has this been
set as intended?|  |
| push down a work-up| |
| turn over an inverted letter| |
| wrong font| |

Definition of 'Organization Of Petroleum Exporting Countries - OPEC' An organization consisting of the world's major oil-exporting nations. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) was founded in 1960 to coordinate the petroleum policies of its members, and to provide member states with technical and economic aid. OPEC is a cartel that aims to manage the supply of oil in an effort to set the price of oil on the world market, in order to avoid fluctuations that might affect the economies of both producing and purchasing countries. Investopedia explains 'Organization Of Petroleum Exporting Countries - OPEC' OPEC membership is open to any country that is a substantial exporter of oil and that shares the ideals of the...
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