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 for double quote
From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  double quote
      '"' ASCII character 34.  Often used in
     programming languages to delimit strings.  In Unix shells
     and Perl it delimits a string inside which variable
     substitution may occur.
     Common names: quote.  Rare: literal mark; double-glitch;
     ITU-T: quotation marks; ITU-T: dieresis; dirk; INTERCAL:
     rabbit-ears; double prime.

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