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Omission Within a Sentence.  

Cheryl Iverson

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2020
Published Online: 
Feb 2020
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If the ellipsis occurs within a sentence, ellipses represent the omission. When human beings do appear, they . . . are apparently self-absorbed. In some such instances, additional punctuation may be used on either side of the ellipses if it helps the sense of the sentence or better shows the omission....