the use of quotation marks to indicate that it is not the authors preferred terminology
A quotation mark deliberately used to provoke a reaction or to indicate that the author does not approve of the term, rather than to identify a direct quotation.
The numerical value of scare quote in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of scare quote in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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